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    Default affect / affect on

    1) The price of oil can negatively affect on a business.
    2) The price of oil can negatively affect a business.
    3) The price of oil can negatively have an effect on a business.

    Which is/are correct?

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    Default Re: affect / affect on

    2 is corrrect
    no.1 & no.2 are gramatically wrong

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    Default Re: affect / affect on

    Quote Originally Posted by wotcha View Post
    1) The price of oil can negatively affect on a business.
    2) The price of oil can negatively affect a business.
    3) The price of oil can negatively have an negative effect on a business. (revised version
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