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.

Discussion

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Average: 5 (2 votes)

Submitted by Munirah Saad 20 on Wed, 28/04/2021 - 01:08

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I prefer to send a lot of text messages because idk if my friend is busy or not so massages give her more comfortable situation .

Submitted by DarwinM on Tue, 20/04/2021 - 05:10

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I prefer to speak because it is more comfortable for me, but I know that not everyone usually wears headphones and they are sometimes not in places where it is appropriate to listen to audio messages that is why I usually write
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Submitted by mirtha on Mon, 19/04/2021 - 14:54

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I prefer to speak with my friends to make plans but depends on the situation.
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Submitted by Rafaela1 on Fri, 16/04/2021 - 14:10

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I prefer talking with people, but it depends. ;)
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Submitted by PuenteD on Fri, 16/04/2021 - 00:15

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Because everyone have a work hard, normally we send Msg...

Submitted by Mai Khin Nway Shein on Sat, 10/04/2021 - 08:55

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I like messaging than talking with people.

Submitted by Dibesciak on Tue, 06/04/2021 - 08:54

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I prefer to ring someone, but usually is easier to connect to another guy by messages as someone could be at work or be simply busy.

Submitted by Ehsan on Sun, 04/04/2021 - 06:45

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I usually prefer to send text messages.

Submitted by AbdelmalekBC on Thu, 01/04/2021 - 21:02

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Honesty I prefer speak to my friends before making a plan, as I know they're are stupid and they don't get it if I'll send a text message.