Detail or Detailed

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arpande
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Detail or Detailed

Post by arpande » Wed Mar 26, 2014 9:47 am

Which of the following two is correct?

I want detail information of your bank account.

OR

I want detailed information of your bank account.

Please also let me know the reason behind the right answer.

Thanks

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Alan
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Re: Detail or Detailed

Post by Alan » Sat Mar 29, 2014 1:27 am

Neither.

--> I want your bank account details.

N.B. 'I would like' is more polite than 'I want'.

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