[Grammar] "Sent for you"

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MK22

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Dear all,

Pardon me,
Is it correct if in a sentence, I use of " sent for you" instead of "sent to you"?

Regard
 

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Welcome to the forum, MK22.

[STRIKE]Dear all,[/STRIKE]
[STRIKE]Pardon me,[/STRIKE] Unnecessary: just go ahead and ask your question.

Is it correct if in a sentence, I use [STRIKE]of[/STRIKE] "sent for you" instead of "sent to you"?

[STRIKE]Regard[/STRIKE] Unnecessary.
Please write a full sentence for us to consider, using one or both of the phrases you are asking about.
 

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It depends- did they receive what was sent, or did you send it instead of the person?
 

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Again, please write a full sentence for us to consider.
 

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e.g. In this Paragraph:



My letters was written in Persian and English languages.

Would you mind answering it?

Maybe, you can't download photos from telegram, so it was sent to you with y-mail.

Please find the attached file.
 

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The file has been sent to you by email.
The file has been attached to this email.
 

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Say:

My letter was written in Persian and in English.
 

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Or

My letter was written in Persian and English.
 
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