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    #1

    In order to encourage I should say...

    Hi there!

    In order to encourage sb to take a decision is it Okay to say these?

    Give it a good thinking...
    Give some thought to it and...

    Cheers,
    Tito

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    #2

    Re: In order to encourage I should say...

    The second is OK. The first is not.

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    #3

    Re: In order to encourage I should say...

    Another way of saying #2 is: Give it some thought.

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