A text message invitation

Learn how to write a text message invitation to a friend.

Instructions

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and tips and do the exercises.

Reading text
Sandra
online

Hey! Want to meet for a drink after work?

14:16

Cool, what time do you finish?

14:21

Late as always crying

14:22

Me too. Msg me when you leave

14:22

OK. Where do you want to go?

14:23

IDK. I might be hungry tho

14:24

Good point.

14:25

I'll think of somewhere to eat.

14:25

I know what you're like when you're hungry! wink

14:27

LOL, I'm not that bad!

14:31

Don't worry. We can meet at the bus stop and decide then.

14:31

yes See you later

14:32

Tips

  1. You don't need to write complete sentences.
  2. You can use abbreviations like LOL (= laugh out loud) or IDK (= I don't know) to save time.
  3. Use emojis smiley to add feelings.
  4. You don't need to use full stops (.) at the end of messages.

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Submitted by Nagat. on Sun, 30/06/2019 - 18:50

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I send lots of text messages to friends and relatives. I'm a member of a group of teachers of English and I'm a teacher of mathematics at a language school. I love your way of learning how to write text messages . You're so helpful and to be here with you is so useful thank you.

Submitted by tooran on Tue, 25/06/2019 - 05:29

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It ups to the situation for instance when I am busy especially at work I prefer to send message so I don't need to use my cellphone nonstop. On the other hand, whenever I find a free time I prefer to make a phone call especially to my close friends to arrange a plane which is much more easier than typing;)

Submitted by Cho on Mon, 24/06/2019 - 14:13

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I prefer to speak to friends to make plans.

Submitted by Rodomi on Sat, 22/06/2019 - 19:29

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I prefer to send a text of messages when I invite my friends to meet for a movie or dinner. I also send a text of messages when I want to talk about daily issues in life with my friends or family. However, I like to speak on the cell phone with my friends for a short trip at the weekends and other important plans.

Submitted by Abdo sleem on Thu, 20/06/2019 - 20:49

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I prefer to speak with my friends it’s easy to have fast plan for a lot of subjects and allow Us to understand together very fast but sometimes may be have to write depending on the situation.

Submitted by abdalhameed on Sat, 15/06/2019 - 13:35

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I prefer to speak to friends to make plans.

Submitted by Praveen kumar on Sat, 08/06/2019 - 12:51

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I love to send messages to my friend and emojis are so cute they each of them have different feelings and they are awesome but phone calls are quick to spake to take a plan or decision.

Submitted by shamsukprm on Fri, 07/06/2019 - 07:43

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Where V can meet IDK Call you later tnx

Submitted by Mya on Thu, 06/06/2019 - 16:14

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I prefer talk to my friend. I think its best to discuss about everything and decide.