Results 1 to 5 of 5
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Korean
      • Home Country:
      • South Korea
      • Current Location:
      • China

    • Join Date: Jan 2008
    • Posts: 1,628
    #1

    is this sentence correct?

    We noted there are short of 7 pcs boxes for this shipment. Please compensate them in the next shipment.


    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Bengali; Bangla
      • Home Country:
      • Bangladesh
      • Current Location:
      • Bangladesh

    • Join Date: Sep 2008
    • Posts: 132
    #2

    Re: is this sentence correct?

    We can say it is correct, but for more standard you may take this one:

    It has come to our notice that the current shipment has a shortage of 7 pcs of boxes; you may please compensate this deficiency in the next shipment.


    • Join Date: Oct 2006
    • Posts: 19,434
    #3

    Re: is this sentence correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by Zoe2008 View Post
    We noted there are short of 7 pcs boxes for this shipment. Please compensate them in the next shipment.

    This shipment was short 7 boxes. Please ensure they are on the next shipment.

    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Korean
      • Home Country:
      • South Korea
      • Current Location:
      • China

    • Join Date: Jan 2008
    • Posts: 1,628
    #4

    Re: is this sentence correct?

    Hi Anglika,

    It should use short or shortage in this sentence?

    Regards
    Zoe


    • Join Date: Oct 2006
    • Posts: 19,434
    #5

    Re: is this sentence correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by Zoe2008 View Post
    Hi Anglika,

    It should use short or shortage in this sentence?

    Regards
    Zoe
    I would use "short" in this sentence.

Similar Threads

  1. help correct my sentence
    By esophea in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 27-Mar-2010, 18:23
  2. Is this sentence correct?
    By snade17 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 31-Mar-2009, 00:12
  3. Which of the following sentence is correct?
    By brat in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 09-Jul-2008, 10:21
  4. Is the sentence correct?
    By Hanka in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-Oct-2006, 21:51
  5. grammar
    By jiang in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 17-Dec-2003, 20:02

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •