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    #1

    I am finishing something

    Someone called me at appointed time. May I reply as below:


    I am finishing something. Can I call you in 15 minutes?

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    Re: I am finishing something

    Yes.

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    Re: I am finishing something

    Quote Originally Posted by suniljain View Post
    Someone called me at the appointed time.
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    Re: I am finishing something

    I find the reply a little terse. I would probably say (especially on the phone), "Sorry, I know I said to call me now but I'm just finishing up something here. Can I give you a call back in 15 minutes?"

    "I am finishing something" just sounds rather abrupt and formal.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: I am finishing something

    It is often that way in a busy environment. Being overly polite takes time.

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