Are these sentences correct? ?
Bro, I need a helping hand. So, I was wondering if you could lend me $1000. I need it urgently.
- Chi girlLv 74 weeks agoBest answer
Yes. The sentences are all correct. Good job.
Adding "please" is an option when talking with a family member or close friend.
- bluebellbkkLv 74 weeks ago
For informal speech, which this clearly is, it's fine.
- 4 weeks ago
They're correct, but you might have better luck in obtaining the loan if you are able to show means of repaying within a specified time and agree to it in writing. I've seen too many Judge Judy shows.
- Nico RobinLv 44 weeks ago
It's.......correct. Well done there.
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- roderick_youngLv 74 weeks ago
It will pass in speech. If you are writing a story, that's how a beggar might sound, although it would be understood as a joke because of the amount, unless the story was set in the future, where $1000 would only buy a cup of water. Someone on the street today would ask for a dollar perhaps, or an unspecified amount. And the "lend" would mean "give" in this situation.
Grammatically, "So, I was wondering whether you might lend me $1000?" would be an improvement.
- 4 weeks ago
It is, a bit. Check out the revision that I did. Just a suggestion.
Bro, I need a helping hand. So, could you please lend me $1000? I need it. (The adverb, "urgently," is redundant. If you need something, a person knows that it is urgent)Source(s): Broccoli, chicken, and brown rice with some condiments. Mainly, soy sauce.
- Anonymous4 weeks ago
Not really. The word 'please' seems to have been omitted.