Please say hello to your parents.
Give my best wishes to your parents.
Give my regards to your parents.
Give my best regards to your parents.

1. Are they all the same? Can we add or delete 'best'?

2. He had lunch in a second.
(What is the meaning of 'in a second'? What English word can we use instead of that?)

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. Gramatically, yes on both counts, but listen to the sound of it and go with that.

    "in a second" means quickly. He had lunch in a hurry.

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
  2. Anonymous is correct.

    Your first four sentences are all fine; you should not leave "best" out; it needs to be there.

    1. 👍
    2. 👎

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. English

    10. In “Orphans Give Indian Couple Will to Live,” the Paramesvarans are offended by the term orphans because a. they feel they are now the parents to these children*** b. the government will not let the children be adopted by

  2. science

    The statements below describe components of sexual reproduction, with the exception of which one? An egg and a sperm fuse to create a zygote. Each allele that is inherited is either dominant or recessive. Each parent has two

  3. math

    jane had $7 and her sister had $2. their parents gave each of them an equal amount of money. then, jane had twice as much money as her sister. how much money did their parents give each of them

  4. english

    is this a good thesis statement for public vs private school. Parents have an obligation to give their children the best education.

  1. English

    In the story “orphans give Indian couple will to live” are the Paramesvarans offended by the term orphans because they think the natural parents of the children will be found alive some day? The other options are A. They feel

  2. French, foreign languages

    Hi, I desperately need help with double object pronouns in French. Here are questions that I am working on and I can't make heads nor tails of them: L'agence de voyages a envoyé les billets d'avion à mes parents. Mes parents ont

  3. French

    5 - Les vacances You are preparing a family vacation in Europe. Rewrite each sentence using two pronouns. Pay particular attention to the agreement of the past participle. 1.-L'agence de voyages a envoyé les billets d'avion à

  4. Education

    Which of the following statements about discipline is true? A) High SES parents spank more than low SES. B) Latino parents spank more than African American parents. C) African American parents spank more than White parents. D)

  1. math

    Students at an elementary school are given a questionnaire that they are required to return after their parents have completed it. One of the questions asked is, "Do you find that your work schedule makes it difficult for you to

  2. home, school, and community

    which one of the following statements is NOT true when a partnership is created between a parent and a teacher a. parents are cpable of making major contributions to rheir childs education b.teachers share responsibility and pwer

  3. Math

    Your parents took your family to dinner. Your parents wanted to give the waiter a 15% tip. If the total amount of the dinner was $42.00. What should be paid to the waiter as a tip.

  4. Reading

    Which action contributes to the theme "one can always depend on family for support"? A.

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.