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@gilbert posted:

I would be very grateful if you could tell me whether the sentence below is both grammatical and natural in spoken English:

I'll be busy on Friday this week.

Hi, Gilbert—Yes, that sentence is grammatical and natural in spoken English; indeed, it is grammatical and natural in written English as well.

"This week" is an adverbial applying to the entire clause. The sentence is equivalent to "This week, I'll be busy on Friday."

Perhaps the speaker is usually not busy on Fridays, but on some weeks he is busy on Friday. This is one of those weeks.

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