I have a question regarding the usage of present continuous and the form "going to".

Which is the right expression between:

  1. "We are leaving tomorrow at 9"
  2. "We are going to leave tomorrow at 9".

In my opinion both of them are correct, but probably there is a subtle difference.

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    Both are correct. The first sounds a little more immediate to me, but that could be just me. No significant practical difference.
    – Peter
    Commented Nov 26, 2020 at 11:13
  • Thank you very much Peter
    – Daniele
    Commented Nov 26, 2020 at 14:16
  • Yes, #1 is slightly more decisive. Commented Nov 26, 2020 at 21:06


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