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    Wink Help with wording in a sentence

    Which is correct?
    I appreciate you taking the time to visit our office.

    OR

    I appreciate your taking the time to visit our office.

    ??

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    Re: Help with wording in a sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by velliott2000 View Post
    Which is correct?
    I appreciate you taking the time to visit our office.

    OR

    I appreciate your taking the time to visit our office.

    ??
    I am not a teacher.

    Both are used, however, I think it is better to say "I appreciate that you are taking the time or that you took the time to visit our office."

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    Re: Help with wording in a sentence

    It is true that both are used but this is better; I appreciate your taking the time to visit our office.

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