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    A Mister Smith waits for you

    There is a Mister Smith on the phone for you.

    Is the above sentence acceptable?


    Does a Mister Smith transmit the idea of a person who says his name is Smith, but I don't know that person?
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    Re: A Mister Smith waits for you

    Quote Originally Posted by Charao View Post
    There is a Mister Smith on the phone for you.

    Is the above sentence acceptable? Yes.

    Does "a Mister Smith" transmit the idea of a person who says his name is Mister Smith, but I don't know that person? Yes.
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