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    #1

    Call When It is Closer To

    Some question about the necessity of some phrase:

    1. "Patients have to call when it is closer to the appointment time to confirm"
    2. "Patients have to call closer to the the appointment time to confirm"

    Is "when it is" redundant?

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    Re: Call When It is Closer To

    I would say "optional", not "redundant".

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    Re: Call When It is Closer To

    Thread closed. Clone of banned user.

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