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    Smile I still give him backup.

    Hello~ Can you help me say this naturally please?

    A: Didnít you say you are going to quit the job last week? How come you are still working here?


    B: Yeah, I also hope I can quit now but, the new-comer who will take care of my job is novice. So,
    ⓐIím still teaching him.
    ⓑIím still backup him.
    ⓒI still give him backup.
    ⓓI still back him up.
    ⓔ ?


    I think more couple of days to go.

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    Re: I still give him backup.

    Quote Originally Posted by flytothesky View Post
    Hello~ Can you help me say this naturally please?

    A: Didnít you say you are going to quit the job last week? How come you are still working here?
    Didn't you say you were going to quit this job last week? Why are you still working here?

    B: Yeah, I also hope I can quit now but, the new-comer who will take care of my job is novice. So,
    ⓐIím still teaching him.
    ⓑIím still backup him.
    ⓒI still give him backup.
    ⓓI still back him up.
    ⓔ ?


    I think more couple of days to go.
    Yeah, I'd hoped to quit right away, but the person who is replacing me doesn't know what he's doing. I'm still teaching him. (OR) My replacement is still learning, so I'm staying on a few days to back him up.

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