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  1. #1
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    Post is the sentence correct

    "is this the right time to speak with you" is correct sentence or not.

    or this should be like"is this the right time to talk to you"

    are these sentences correct or not

    plz help me in this regard

  2. #2
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    Nov 2007

    Re: is the sentence correct

    A native speaker would more likely say:
    "Is this a good time to talk to you about a pay rise?" (said in humour after the boss has said thank you to a member of staff about some job well done.)

    However, you could possiboly use "speak to you about" - it sounds more formal, and is linked with the context, "speak to somebody about" meaning, take them to task, point out some behaviour or other is not acceptable. " I need to speak to you about how often you've been arriving late for work. Can you come into my office please."
    Last edited by David L.; 13-Mar-2008 at 06:19.

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