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What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom?



 
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What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom? #1 (permalink) Tue Mar 27, 2007 17:53 pm   What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom?
 

Business Idiom in English, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #130 "Way of saying goodbye", question 3

I'll be seeing you then in due ..........

(a) path
(b) direction
(c) course
(d) route

Business Idiom in English, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #130 "Way of saying goodbye", answer 3

I'll be seeing you then in due course.

Correct answer: (c) course

Your answer was: incorrect
I'll be seeing you then in due path.
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Could you tell me what does 'due course' mean?

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What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom? #2 (permalink) Tue Mar 27, 2007 22:07 pm   What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom?
 

"Could you tell me what 'due course' means?"

The idiom 'in due course' means 'eventually' or 'at some time in the future'.
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What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom? #3 (permalink) Tue Mar 27, 2007 23:07 pm   What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom?
 

I knew a university don who would always say: See you when due course finally arrives - instead of saying good bye.

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What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom? #4 (permalink) Fri Apr 09, 2010 18:19 pm   What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom?
 

Good Evening!
Is these sentences correct: 'will be chatting with you in due course'
'will talk to you in due course'?
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What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom? #5 (permalink) Fri Apr 09, 2010 18:51 pm   What does "in due course" mean? Is it an idiom?
 

Hi Luby,

Both are fine and no doubt we will be hearing you in due course.

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