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    #1

    See you later tomorrow

    Hi,

    Is it OK to say, 'See you later tomorrow', 'See you later next week' or 'See you later this afternoon'?

    I've never encountered those on the net so I'd like to ask if they are OK or not.

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: See you later tomorrow

    "See you later this afternoon" is fine if it's the morning of the afternoon being referred to, or already afternoon (post 12 noon) and you're going to see the person again later, during the same afternoon.
    The other two don't work.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: See you later tomorrow

    I agree that they don't work as stand-alone utterances, but the 'later tomorrow' utterance could work in a wider context.

    Tom (to a friend he normally meets in the pub at six o'clock): I have to work late for the rest of this week, so I'll see you later tomorrow.

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    #4

    Re: See you later tomorrow

    I'm always reading a lot "see you later tomorrow" in my business e-mail.
    Wrong?

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    #5

    Re: See you later tomorrow

    Could you provide context?

    In isolation it sounds strange. Are the people using it native speakers of English?
    Translator, editor and TESOL certificate holder, but not a teacher. Native speaker of American English (West Coast)

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    #6

    Re: See you later tomorrow

    See you tomorrow would be much more natural to me- why later?

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