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  1. B45
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    My friend is sick and I offer to bring her medicine. I say to her: You're not feeli

    My friend is sick and I offer to bring her medicine. I say to her:

    You're not feeling well. It's/that's/this is the least I can do.

    Are all three okay?
    Last edited by B45; 04-Feb-2015 at 15:21.

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    Re: My friend is sick and I offer to bring her medicine. I say to her: You're not f

    'This is the least I can do' sounds more natural.

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    Re: My friend is sick and I offer to bring her medicine. I say to her: You're not f

    I am not a teacher.

    If you're saying the phrase in response to her thanking you, or her saying something like, 'No, please don't go to any trouble on my account', the most natural for me would be, ''It's the least I can do'.

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    Re: My friend is sick and I offer to bring her medicine. I say to her: You're not f

    What about this/that is the least I can do?

    Can they both be used as well? I've heard people say it.

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    Re: My friend is sick and I offer to bring her medicine. I say to her: You're not f

    I am not a teacher.

    Yes, they can all be used. I was just telling you which one I would use in this scenario.

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    Re: My friend is sick and I offer to bring her medicine. I say to her: You're not f

    I find "this" a little unnatural, though not grammatically incorrect. I would use "It's the least I can do".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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