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    Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    'Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?'

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTJnZl3bkJo -> 1 min. 37 sec.

    Is 'going to meet' an abbreviation for 'You are going to meet'?

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    Re: Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    Quote Originally Posted by kompstar View Post
    'Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?'

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTJnZl3bkJo -> 1 min. 37 sec.

    Is 'going to meet' an abbreviation for 'You Are you going to meet'?
    It is, with the correction above.
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    Re: Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    What does 'going to' mean in the context above? Does 'an intend' mean or does 'are you driving to meet' mean?

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    Re: Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    It could be either.

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    Re: Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    So I could say 'Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?' or 'Driving to meet with Ezra Fitz?'? Both of the sentences are correct and could mean the same?

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    Re: Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    Inasmuch as they are both shortened versions of a full grammatical sentence which should start with "Are you" or possibly "Are we/Is he/Is she/Are they", yes, they are correct and could mean the same.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    In informal conversation, we often omit such words.

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    Re: Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    'Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?'

    I have one more question. I can't hear the word "to" in the sentence above. If she (the girl in the movie) omitted it?

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    Re: Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    Quote Originally Posted by kompstar View Post
    'Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?'

    I have one more question. I can't hear the word "to" in the sentence above. If Is it possible that she (the girl in the movie) omitted it?
    Note my change above. Your original did not constitute a complete sentence.

    Without hearing it myself, it's impossible to say if she omitted it or not. However, if she was using a grammatical sentence, she could not have omitted it. Is it possible she said "Gonna meet with ..."?

    Edit: I couldn't get the link to work when I posted this.
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 26-Jan-2017 at 22:07.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Going to meet with Ezra Fitz?

    She slurs the to but doesn't exactly say gonna. It sounds more like goin' a meet with Ezra Fitz?
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