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    I quickened my pace in order to be catch up

    Hello.
    I would like to say that started walking faster in order to be abreast of my acquaintance ahead of me.
    I quickened my pace in order to be catch up with my acquaintance who was walking a few metres ahead of me.
    or
    I quickened the pace in order to be catch up with my acquaintance who was walking a few metres ahead of me.
    Thank you.

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    Re: I quickened my pace in order to be catch up

    Quote Originally Posted by JACEK1 View Post
    Hello.
    I would like to say that I started walking faster in order to be abreast of my acquaintance ahead of me.
    I quickened my pace in order to be catch up with my acquaintance who was walking a few metres ahead of me.
    or
    I quickened the pace in order to be catch up with my acquaintance who was walking a few metres ahead of me.
    Thank you.
    It's right now. I prefer "my pace".

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