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    on weekends / on the weekends

    Hi, me again:

    Another question to ask. I'be looked up the Net yet I still can't be sure which one is correct! It seems to be "on weekends" but I've seen both.

    Can anyone tell me which of them is correct or how to distinguish them? Thanks a lot!


    Mary

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    Re: on weekends / on the weekends

    Quote Originally Posted by cymay View Post
    Hi, me again:

    Another question to ask. I'be looked up the Net yet I still can't be sure which one is correct! It seems to be "on weekends" but I've seen both.

    Can anyone tell me which of them is correct or how to distinguish them? Thanks a lot!


    Mary
    In BrE it's "at weekends" or "at the weekend".

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    Re: on weekends / on the weekends

    And it's "on" in AmE.

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