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  1. goingtocalifornia's Avatar
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    #1

    Come up/come down.

    What’s the difference, if any?

    Could you come down here, please?

    Could you come up here, please?


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    #2

    Re: Come up/come down.

    You are lower down than the other person in #1 and higher up than the other person in #2.

  2. goingtocalifornia's Avatar
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    #3

    Re: Come up/come down.

    Quote Originally Posted by goingtocalifornia View Post

    Could you come down here, please?

    Could you come up here, please?
    I should have mentioned that I often hear it waiting in a queue to the till in a store. Maybe I split hairs.


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    #4

    Re: Come up/come down.

    Ah - right. It that case, it just means Come to this till, please.

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