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    paok1970 is offline Newbie
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    I retire in two days

    Dear ESL Teachers:

    Which of the following sentences is or are correct?

    1) I retire in two days.

    2) I will be retiring in two days.

    3) I retire in two days' time.

    4) I will be retiring in two days' time.

    If all four are possible, do they mean the same thing?

    If so, which would you use or do you prefer?

    Also, in your own words, how would you express the above concept?

    Thank you.

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    Re: I retire in two days

    Welcome to the forum, paok.

    They are all correct and mean the same thing.

    I would use #2 or #4.

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    Re: I retire in two days

    You could also use "I'm retiring in two days", "I'm retiring in two days' time" or "I'm retiring the day after tomorrow".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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