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About the usage of "shall" in the U.K.

hirashin

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Hello, British people. I need your help.

American people don't use "shall" very often. But I see that British people
use the word much more.
Would these sentences be used in the U.K. today?
(a) I shall die in a few months because I have an incurable disease.
(b) I shall go back to Britain next month.
(c) We shall leave for home before it gets too dark to see.

Thanks in advance.

Hirashin
 

Lothor

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'Shall' is not used much in British English either.
Its main use is in suggestions starting with 'Shall I...'.

Shall I put the kettle on and make us a nice cup of tea?

None of the sentences you gave are wrong, but because 'shall' is not often used, they sound a bit unnatural to me.
 

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No, the reader can do at least two things:

1.) Stop doing Adolf Hitler imitations by scanning the horizon looking for typos.

2.) Stop being lazy by placing a semi-colon after the capital A in the URL, above.
 
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