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    Will17 is offline Senior Member
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    Cool useful to or for

    Hello!

    Is something useful to or for someone?

    For example, if I say " Please, speak English, it's useful to me", is that correct?

    Thanks a lot for your time
    W

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    bhaisahab is offline Moderator
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    Default Re: useful to or for

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Hello!

    Is something useful to or for someone?

    For example, if I say " Please, speak English, it's useful to me", is that correct?

    Thanks a lot for your time
    W
    In your example "useful to" is correct but "useful for" also has its uses.

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