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    Had me met.

    If we have to say that we want someone to introduce us to someone (like for a meeting) or somebody introduced us to someone (like that person made us meet each other) then what we need to say?

    "Please have me meet Tim."

    "Tom had me meet Tim."

    "Tom had me met Tim."

    Please check.

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    Re: Had me met.

    The first is OK if you want someone to force you to meet Tim.
    The second is OK if the person already forced you to meet Tim.
    The third is wrong because "met" is in the wrong tense.

    Please note that it is far more natural to simply say "Please introduce me to Tim" and "Tom introduced me to Tim". However, don't forget that "to meet" doesn't mean the same as "to introduce to" or "to be introduced to".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Had me met.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    The first is OK if you want someone to force you to meet Tim.
    The second is OK if the person already forced you to meet Tim.
    The third is wrong because "met" is in the wrong tense.

    Please note that it is far more natural to simply say "Please introduce me to Tim" and "Tom introduced me to Tim". However, don't forget that "to meet" doesn't mean the same as "to introduce to" or "to be introduced to".
    So we just need to say that "Tom wanted to introduce me to Tim" or "Tom had Tim introduced to her through a third person".

    What else does "to meet" mean?
    Last edited by tufguy; 17-Dec-2016 at 07:02.

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    Re: Had me met.

    Could you please reply?

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    Re: Had me met.

    What definitions have you found for "to introduce [to]" and "to meet"?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Had me met.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    What definitions have you found for "to introduce [to]" and "to meet"?
    "Meet" means to come face to face.

    "Intoduce" means to make known by name.

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