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    The present discussion with Amit may take some more time for to be finally sorted out.


    Is the above sentence is correct way of writing? ( I wanted to writhe that present discussion may take more time to conclude)

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    #2

    Re: Sentence

    It would be correct without "for".

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    #3

    Re: Sentence

    Saying that the discussion "may take more time to sort out" suggests to me that you are trying to organise a time and date for the discussion to take place, not that it's taking place right now.
    I would use "It might be some time until the discussion with Amit is over/finished".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: Sentence

    My take is the discussion had already started, but that it would take more time to finish it.

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    #5

    Re: Sentence

    Anil Giria, please note that a better title would have been The present discussion with Amit.

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    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'

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    #6

    Re: Sentence

    If the on-going discussion would take more time to finish, then say:

    The discussion with Amit may take some more time to finish/conclude.

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