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Is this correct? A: You can't love me. We're both taken. You have a fiancee. I am married. B: But you're getting divorced and I'm not married yet. I'll wait for the day you're free. Are "We're both taken" and "'re free" correct? Thank you
Aug 12, 2019 7:27 AM
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Yes, both are correct. "We're both taken" is an idiom meaning that we aren't free ( one has a spouse, the other a fiancee). In this context, 'the day' functions as a time conjunction equivalent to 'when', so you need a present tense.
August 12, 2019
'We're both taken' and 'you're free' are both correct and natural.
August 12, 2019
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