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    You told me it will be on Wednesday

    Hello.

    Are the following sentences grammatically correct?

    "You told me it will be on Wednesday. Will told me you weren't a reliable guy."


    It is better to use trustworthy?

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    Re: You told me it will be on Wednesday

    You told me it would be on Wednesday is always correct.

    You told me it will be on Wednesday is possible only if said before Wednesday, and if the speaker believes it will still be on Wednesday.

    ... not ... reliable is less damning than ... not ... trustworthy in that sentence.

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    Re: You told me it will be on Wednesday

    Quote Originally Posted by Nikitus View Post
    "You told me it will be on Wednesday. Will told me you weren't a reliable guy."

    It is better to use trustworthy?
    "Reliable" and "trustworthy" don't mean the same thing, so the answer to your question is, "Which one best describes the guy?"

    "Reliable" is about being able to depend on the person. If they say they are going to do something, then forget or are just too lazy to get it done, then they are not reliable.

    "Trustworthy" is about honesty. If they say they are going to do something, but never have any intention of keeping their word, then they are not trustworthy.

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