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    Set up - question

    Hello, I have a question. Is it possible to say "set up cleaning"? e.g. I set up cleaning for 2pm. Does it make any sense? Would you say it, does it sound ok?

    Thank you in advance!

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    Re: Set up - question

    It would mean nothing to me without context.

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    Re: Set up - question

    - Are you free at 2 pm?
    - No, sorry, I set up cleaning for 2 pm, we can meet when I finish.

    If it does not make any sense, is there any other situation in which "set up cleaning" seems to sound ok?

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    Re: Set up - question

    Not without real context. What exactly do you mean by 'set up cleaning'?

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    Re: Set up - question

    In the sentence that I provided it would mean 'plan', but I also wonder whether there is any other possibility in which "set up cleaning" works. It is just that a person asked me whether "set up cleaning" can be used in any context.

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    Re: Set up - question

    It doesn't sound natural to me.

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    Re: Set up - question

    If you contracted with a cleaning service for 2 PM, it would make sense.

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    Re: Set up - question

    "Scheduled" or "arranged for" would make more sense.

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