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    destroy/damage/spoil mobile.

    My son was playing with my mobile carelessly. I want to tell him to use it properly. Which of the sentences below will be OK?

    1.Don't damage my mobile.Be careful while you play with it
    2.Don't spoil my mobile.Be careful while you play with it.
    3.Don't destroy my mobile.Be careful while you play with it.

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    Re: destroy/damage/spoil mobile.

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    Re: destroy/damage/spoil mobile.

    Quote Originally Posted by Muktha_Rushu View Post
    My son was playing with my mobile carelessly. I want to tell him to use it properly. Which of the sentences below will be OK?

    1. Don't damage my mobile. Be careful while you play with it
    2. Don't spoil my mobile. Be careful while you play with it.
    3. Don't destroy my mobile. Be careful while you play with it.
    See above. You must put a space after full stops. A shorter version is simply "Be careful with my mobile". The "don't damage it" part is implied in that statement.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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