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    #1

    filing bucket

    Are these sentences right?

    I see that my filing bucket is full and there is no more room for more documents. Can you get our filing clerk to put me on her filing list.

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    Re: filing bucket

    I don't understand its meaning, but it would be grammatical with a question mark on the second sentence.
    What's a filing bucket, and a filing list?
    I'm guessing you want your "out box" emptied.
    Last edited by Raymott; 23-Apr-2016 at 16:50. Reason: fix typo as per GS

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    Re: filing bucket

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    ...it's meaning....
    its meaning....
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    Re: filing bucket

    I will try to explain. We have something like a bucket with compartments from A to Z so copies of our correspondence will be slot into this so called folder according to last names of our clients. We have a clerk who will do filing when the bucket is full.

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    #5

    Re: filing bucket

    After your explanation, the meaning becomes clear. We don't use 'bucket' like this, but why not?

    I would delete the first 'more' in the first sentence, and end the second sentence with a question mark. I'd probably add 'please', too.
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    #6

    Re: filing bucket

    Basket might be a better term for that.
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    Re: filing bucket

    I would call them "filing trays".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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