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    Question I have seen OR I saw ... Please, can you check my question?

    I am going to e-mail writing:

    Hello Marie

    I have seen your advertisement on Internet and would like to propose my candidature.

    Or have I to say

    I saw your advertisement on Internet and ...

    ???

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    Re: I have seen OR I saw ... Please, can you check my question?

    Quote Originally Posted by SunMoon View Post
    I am going to e-mail writing:

    Hello Marie

    I have seen your advertisement on Internet and would like to propose my candidature.

    Or have I to say

    I saw your advertisement on Internet and ...

    ???
    Both are correct.
    I prefer "saw" for its simplicity, but Britons may prefer "have seen".
    Last edited by 2006; 23-Apr-2009 at 00:51.

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