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Hello again
When "shall" is used instead of "will" ?
example: We shall/will miss you.
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In American English, we do not use "shall" at all, except "Shall I ...?" when you are uncertain about what to do or want to make an offer. "Shall I call her tomorrow?"

Even in this case, however, Americans often say "Should I ...?" instead.

British English may be different.

CJ
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Shall is used for 1 person singular and plural.

I shall miss you / We shall miss you.

Will is used for the rest of the verb

Will you miss me?
Will you miss us.

Is that clear enough?
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I haven't understood it,sorry.
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Thank you CJ
It was my opinion too until I read the line "I shall miss you" in a book. Obviously it was an english one and being teached american english myself,I never heard it before.
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You're welcome.

Careful! "being taughtAmerican English" Emotion: wink
What's the difference, though? i have this breaking ball teacher who wants me to know
in legal documents :

Each party shall give one month's notice in writing in the event of termination.

or:
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norwolfin legal documents :

Each party shall give one month's notice in writing in the event of termination.

or:

Each party will give one month's notice in writing in the event of termination.

?

Legalese is a language of its own! The legal profession is gradually making the language of contracts simpler, however, so I wouldn't be surprised to read either shall or will in such a document nowadays.

CJ
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