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Which one's right: "Jeg skal være ferdig med det" or "Jeg skal bli ferdig med det" or none?:P

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For learning: Norwegian
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    Both work.

    Jeg skal være ferdig med det innen midnatt = I'll be done (with it) by midnight
    Jeg skal bli ferdig med det innen midnatt = same meaning

    The difference is just that 'være' is passive, while "bli ferdig" literally means "become finished".

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