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Hey, i've got a question about the use of "'ll" in this sentence:

"Yesterday, I went to my favourite cafe and I ordered the usual: a vanilla latte... (...) ...Sometimes, I'll order a coffee cake if I'm feeling a little hungry.

Is it correct?

"Sometimes, I order a coffee cake.."

THANKS
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Yes, it is correct.

I think the use of the future here emphasises the habitual nature of the ordering (even though the word "sometimes" is used!)
Hi,

"Yesterday, I went to my favourite cafe and I ordered the usual: a vanilla latte... (...) ...Sometimes, I'll order a coffee cake if I'm feeling a little hungry.

Is it correct?

"Sometimes, I order a coffee cake.."

Yes, there's really no difference in this context.

(Usually, we speak of some coffee cake rather than a coffee cake. They cut a slice for us.)

Best wishes, Clive
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MauriciolearnerHey, i've got a question about the use of "'ll" in this sentence:

"Yesterday, I went to my favourite cafe and I ordered the usual: a vanilla latte... (...) ...Sometimes, I'll order a coffee cake if I'm feeling a little hungry.

Is it correct?

"Sometimes, I order a coffee cake.."

THANKS

Yes, it's "will" for habit or persistent action. It's not future time reference there, but general time.
ForbesYes, it is correct.

I think the use of the future here emphasises the habitual nature of the ordering (even though the word "sometimes" is used!)

"Will" is not THE future.
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Clive(Usually, we speak of some coffee cake rather than a coffee cake. They cut a slice for us.)

Best wishes, Clive
At certain places (Starbucks for instance), the coffee cake is pre-sliced and is displayed that way, so I think that a coffee cake would be perfectly acceptable in such a situation.
Thethenothere123
Clive(Usually, we speak of some coffee cake rather than a coffee cake. They cut a slice for us.)

Best wishes, Clive

At certain places (Starbucks for instance), the coffee cake is pre-sliced and is displayed that way, so I think that a coffee cake would be perfectly acceptable in such a situation.
It's fine and common. I order a:

a tea and toast

a ham on rye

a coffee

a vanilla sponge

etc.
MauriciolearnerHey, i've got a question about the use of "'ll" in this sentence:

"Yesterday, I went to my favourite cafe and I ordered the usual: a vanilla latte... (...) ...Sometimes, I'll order a coffee cake if I'm feeling a little hungry.

Is it correct?

"Sometimes, I order a coffee cake.."

THANKS
It should be: Sometimes I order a coffee cake if I feel a little hungry.
The Future Tense should not be used to refer to habitual action, nor should 'feel' be used in the Continuous Tense as it is a verb of emotion.
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