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    #1

    am reaching/will arrive

    A tells B to pick her up from the train station tomorrow.

    A : What time shall I come to pick you up?

    B : I will arrive at the train station at 3.00 pm tomorrow.
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    B : I will be reaching the train station at 3.00 pm tomorrow.

    Is there any difference between the two replies?
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    #2

    Re: am reaching/will arrive

    They might mean the same thing. It's best just to say when you will get there (arrive).

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    #3

    Re: am reaching/will arrive

    The first sentence has B picking A up; the second sentence has A picking B up.

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    Re: am reaching/will arrive

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    The first sentence has B picking A up; the second sentence has A picking B up.
    How so? Could you please explain?
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    Re: am reaching/will arrive

    That is what the sentences say. Have you confused the meaning of the word "tells".

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