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If I was asked to set a time for a business call, what terms can I use to formally suggest/ determine a time?

Can I use the following in formal writing?

"5 O'clock would be good for me. Would this suit you?"

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  • How formal do you want to be? – Jim Dec 12 '18 at 21:44
  • If my supervisor asked to arrange a time to speak over a phone and I want to write back to set a time in a formal way. Is it correct if I said (5 O'clock would be good for me)? – Miro Dec 12 '18 at 21:51
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I would say "I am available at 5:00 PM PST to talk to you."

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    You can't presume to know what time zone would apply in this question. What if they're in Bulgaria, or Japan? – Chappo Dec 13 '18 at 0:04
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    Sorry it was just an example. I didn’t mean to assume he was on PST. – ForeverLearning Dec 14 '18 at 4:46

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