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    in addition and in addition to

    dear all, what is the difference between in addition and in addition to?
    thanks in advance

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    Re: in addition and in addition to

    Quote Originally Posted by onurediperu View Post
    dear all, what is the difference between in addition and in addition to?
    thanks in advance
    There is little difference in meaning, but after "in addition to" you would need a noun of some description.

    Examples:

    The brothers want to sell tomatoes. In addition, they would like to sell potatoes.

    The brothers want to sell tomatoes. In addition to tomatoes, they would like to sell potatoes.

    The brothers want to sell tomatoes. In addition to THIS, they would like to sell potatoes.

    In addition to tomatoes, the brothers also want to sell potatoes.
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 08-Apr-2010 at 16:37. Reason: Typo

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    Re: in addition and in addition to

    thank you emsr2d2 for your explanation and examples as well...

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