Approximate age

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Hi everyone,
Which is the best way to say that "I haven't turned 25 yet,and I'm about 24 years old"? I want one effective sentence to present approximate age.
Thanks for helping me.
 
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If you haven't turned 25 yet it's obvious you're exactly 24.
 

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Unless you were born somewhere or somewhen that birth records weren't kept and your parents didn't keep a note of at least your birth year, you would never have the need to approximate your own age. You know how old you are. If you don't want to divulge your age, you can be vague about it. You can approximate someone else's age or the age of a thing.
 

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I have just used punctuation.Is this correct right now?
 

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I have just used punctuation. Is this correct [STRIKE]right[/STRIKE] now?

On the subject of punctuation, don't forget to put a space after a full stop.
 

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Thanks for all your help. I didn’t know that I should use a space after a full stop.
 
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Thank you. I will never make that mistake. I’m 24 years old.
 

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Thanks for all your help. I didn’t know that I should use a space after a full stop.

In American English it's called a period.
 

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You could say:

I won't make that mistake again.
 

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Thanks for all your help. I didn’t know that I should use a space after a full stop.

You're welcome. If you didn't know that, there might be some other rules you don't know. Remember to follow these rules of written English at all times:

- Start every sentence with a capital letter.
- End every sentence with one appropriate punctuation mark.
- Don't put a space before a comma, full stop, question mark or exclamation mark.
- Always put a space after a comma, full stop, question mark or exclamation mark.
 
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I really appreciate you. I’m preparing myself for IELTS exams. As far as writing is the hardest part for most candidates, so these rules are absolutely useful for me.
 
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