Am I off?

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Subject: Am I off?
Posted by:  Anton Shepelev (anton.t…
Date: Sun, 11 Jun 2017

Hello all,

A  colleague  of mine wrote in a business communica-

  Please, contact X when I am off.

meaning when he is off work, unavailable.  I  opined
that  he  was  wrong,  but he consulted another col-
league of ours with formal training in English,  who
approved this wording.  Was I right or they?

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