My friend sent me this. I'm wondering if it is correct. What is the use of "only" here ?
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It is not grammatically wrong.
However, as mentioned in the comments, the "exclusivity" added to the question by adding only is definitely not intended and is generally added by mainly Hindi (or other Indian dialect speaking) speakers with an intention to emphasise "being there" or other similar action.
The correct way of expressing the same intent/emotion/emphasis in english would be using (or replacing the only with) something like right or exactly etc.
Are you right there?
I am standing exactly in front of the shop.