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    #1

    volunteering

    Are these sentences correct?


    I will not be able to attend the company's dinner next Saturday as I will be volunteering that evening. We are bringing the seniors to a concert that evening.

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    #2

    Re: volunteering

    Yes.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: volunteering

    I would use "taking" instead of "bringing" in that context.

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    #4

    Re: volunteering

    Depending on your audience, you might have to clarify "seniors". I don't know if you meant "students from senior school" (aged between 12 and 18) or "old people".

    Like Teechar, I would use "taking".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: volunteering

    We would also have to know which group of seniors to justify the use of the definite article. If the listener doesn't know, then something like some/a group of would work better for me.

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