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  1. B45
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    My friend tells me he's moving his stuff. I ask him: Are you done with school? Mov

    My friend tells me he's moving his stuff. I ask him:

    Are you done with school? Moving back home?

    VS

    Are you done with school and moving back home?

    Are both okay? Which one is more native?

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    Re: My friend tells me he's moving his stuff. I ask him: Are you done with school?

    Both are used. The second is grammatical.

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    Re: My friend tells me he's moving his stuff. I ask him: Are you done with school?

    Is the first grammatical?

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    Re: My friend tells me he's moving his stuff. I ask him: Are you done with school?

    No. "Moving back home?" is not in standard question form.

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    Re: My friend tells me he's moving his stuff. I ask him: Are you done with school?

    Are you moving back home? - better?

    Would a native speaker say or text : Are you done with school? Moving back home?

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    Re: My friend tells me he's moving his stuff. I ask him: Are you done with school?

    I would text: 'Finished school? Coming home?' but that is to save time and characters.

    People rarely text grammatical sentences.

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    Re: My friend tells me he's moving his stuff. I ask him: Are you done with school?

    Again, don't confuse what native speakers would say with grammatical sentences. Both occur. but they are often different.

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