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    #1

    I will let you know when I will be back.

    I was at home and I texted my friend at his office:
    "Can we meet tonight"?

    He texted me back:
    "I will let you know when I will be back".

    I want to ask what would be the difference if he had texted?
    "I will let you know when I am back".
    Thanks!

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    Re: I will let you know when I will be back.

    "I will let you know when I am back" means "I will text you once I arrive [wherever back is]".
    "I will let you know when I will be back" means "I will advise you what time I expect to be back".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: I will let you know when I will be back.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    "I will let you know when I am back" means "I will text you once I arrive [wherever back is]".
    "I will let you know when I will be back" means "I will advise you what time I expect to be back".
    Did you mean "inform you" in the second sentence?

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    Re: I will let you know when I will be back.

    "Inform" or "tell" work as well as "advise".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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