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    She has/holds a Bachelor's degree

    What's the correct expression : "She has/holds a Bachelor's degree." Or are both correct ?

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    Re: She has/holds a Bachelor's degree

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    What's the correct expression : "She has/holds a Bachelor's degree." Or are both correct ?
    Both are correct. To my ears, “holds” is very formal so it might sound strange in everyday, casual conversation.

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    Re: She has/holds a Bachelor's degree

    Quote Originally Posted by Munch View Post
    Both are correct. To my ears, “holds” is very formal so it might sound strange in everyday, casual conversation.
    Agreed. And, in less formal BrE, I feel that we are more likely to say BA* (saying the letters individually) than Bachelor's Degree.

    *or BSc, etc

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