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    #1

    what is correct

    Please tell me which one is correct?
    please, speak in english.
    or
    please, speak english.
    thank you in advance


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    Re: what is correct

    Quote Originally Posted by Shad View Post
    Please tell me which one is correct?
    please, speak in english.
    or
    please, speak english.
    thank you in advance
    The first one is correct.

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    Smile Re: what is correct

    ... and so is the second.

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    #4

    Re: what is correct

    And they are both correct without the commas.

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    #5

    Re: what is correct

    thank you everyone

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    #6

    Re: what is correct

    You're very welcome.

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    #7

    Re: what is correct

    Quote Originally Posted by Shad View Post
    Please tell me which one is correct?
    please, speak in english.
    or
    please, speak english.
    thank you in advance
    1. Please, speak in English.
    2. Please, speak English.
    3. Please speak in English.
    4. Please speak English.

    It might be worth noting that #1 and #2 have a slightly "imploring" sound; while #3 and #4 might seem brusque.

    For an all-purpose polite request, you could say:

    5. Could you speak English, please?
    6. Would you mind speaking English, please?

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    Re: what is correct

    Thank you MrPedantic

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