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    Drink water since we have walked.

    Would you say: drink water since we have walked.

    Thank you.

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    Re: Drink water since we have walked.

    No, I wouldn't. I might say "We've been walking a while now, would you like (to drink) some water?"

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    Re: Drink water since we have walked.

    Thank you.

    Then, instead of since, because is used, would it be alright?: Drink water because we've walked.

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    Re: Drink water since we have walked.

    ... because we went for a walk.
    ... because we walked for a while.
    ... because we've been walking for a while.
    ... because we've just finished a long walk.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: Drink water since we have walked.

    Unless you're talking to a small child, I find the use of the imperative "Drink water" rather odd, even if it's followed by the reason. If you were talking to another adult, you would perhaps say "We/You should probably drink some water now - we've been walking for a long time" or "Shall we have some water now? I don't know about you but I'm parched after walking for such a long time".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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