bits and bobs – small language tips to help 🙂
Tip of the Week 7 for 2017 is a review of the first six weeks.
I have some pens on my desk. Would you like some coffee?
I don’t have any pens on my desk. Are there any good restaurants in Bielefeld?
How much water do you have?
How many bottles do you have?
The person who works in the Sales Department.
The machine which was delivered last week.
If I get home on time, I will go out for dinner. (It is not sure that I will get home on time.)
When I get home, I will go out for dinner. (This is what I will do and I am certain.)
at – definite time e.g. at 10am, at Easter, at the weekend.
on – day of the week or a date e.g. on April 1st, on Tuesday
in – months & years e.g. in March, in 2003, in winter.
I have lived in Germany since 2003.
I have lived in Germany for 14 years.
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