A text message invitation

A text message invitation

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

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

Preparation

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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Average: 4.3 (16 votes)

Submitted by positive princess on Sun, 21/01/2024 - 20:38

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from my experience, I prefer to text a message to my friends to make a plan for a hangout. because it will save me time. so, usually, my friends and I will make a meeting point then we will start our hangout. but, sometimes my friends and me confused about choosing some place for lunch. if we make long discuss because of that. finally, we will have lunch at the usual restaurant we are meeting at. lol. I think because girls don't know what they want sometimes.

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Submitted by nnurainii on Thu, 18/01/2024 - 02:27

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I always prefer to speak if there are plans we wanna make. but yeah, sometimes they can have no time, so sending a message is an alternative.

Submitted by LUCIE LE on Wed, 10/01/2024 - 10:19

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I prefer text message for my friend to talk a plan sometime I will call them if them reply me late.

Submitted by yahia kasem on Tue, 09/01/2024 - 23:54

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I prefer to text messages to my friends to go out, it's easier and more comfortable to both.

Submitted by sescom82 on Mon, 08/01/2024 - 04:29

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Do you send lots of text messages or do you prefer to speak to friends to make plans?

I prefer send text messages and I noticed that I don't want to speak lately

Submitted by Imane Al herchi on Sat, 06/01/2024 - 12:37

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Hello, I often use text messages to make plans with my friend.

Submitted by nine.mo on Tue, 02/01/2024 - 19:02

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sometimes, I send messages to my friends when i need to meet them when we are free

Submitted by Geo Mahmoud on Sun, 31/12/2023 - 17:29

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I don‘t like to write messages but I prefer calling other people by phone.

Submitted by Potter007 on Mon, 06/11/2023 - 21:44

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It depends on situation. If I plan meet with on friend, I prefer to call. But if I plan have meeting with group of friends, I prefer test message. For this we have a special chat on Telegram. In this chat we can discuss place, plans, time and other things. All participants can check history of the chat in convenient time.

I'm talkative=)) That's why I have lots of information to talk. However, the time meet friend for me is too short for me so I've always go on internet to explain my feelings. texting message more often also makes me comfortable because almost my friend stay in touch with me by the internet! though, Msging a lot make us funny. We can't deny its negative effect - waste time for unhealthy work! Answer question 2: i prefer having a disscussion about choosing something. do u know? i'm a person who usually confused between many choices that's why i need s.o who can support me to get a good choice