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    Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off the s

    Asking airline attendant:


    Could you please block out the seat next to me?

    VS

    Could you please block off the seat next to me?

    Are both the same?

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    Re: Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off t

    It depends what you mean by 'block off/out'.

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    Re: Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off t

    Leave the seat next to me empty so I can have the row to myself.

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    Re: Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off t

    Which 'airline attendant' do you mean? The clerk at check-in, or a cabin crew member?

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    Re: Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off t

    The clerk at check-in.

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    Re: Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off t

    She'd probably say 'Only if you're going to pay for it'.

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    Re: Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off t

    Yes, that's what she said, but is:


    Asking airline attendant:

    Could you please block out the seat next to me?

    VS

    Could you please block off the seat next to me?

    Are they the same?

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    Re: Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off t

    I wouldn't use either version.

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    Re: Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off t

    No, you say, "I'd like to book two adjacent seats, please - both for me." or something like that. If you're going to pay for it and use it, there's no question of "blocking it off". And it's not "the seat next to me". It's one of your seats.

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    Re: Could you please block out the seat next to me? VS Could you please block off t

    If you're a frequent traveler, it's okay to request to have the seat next to you blocked out or blocked off. My question is which one is correct.

    Please google for more information. It's too hard for me to explain.

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