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    #11

    Re: on installment plan vs on the installment plan

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    It's incorrect usage. "I knew I was doing life in prison on installment plan" makes no sense. Even if you put an article before "installment" it wouldn't make sense.
    I do think the author is being poetic. He is paying for his crime month-by-month (in prison), just like with an installment plan.

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    #12

    Re: on installment plan vs on the installment plan

    My webster online dictionary says we can use "on installment". Where do you stand on this one?

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    #13

    Re: on installment plan vs on the installment plan

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    Where do you stand on this one?
    With Rover (post #2).

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    #14

    Re: on installment plan vs on the installment plan

    All I'm asking is a clear answer. Am I submitting a visa application form to the GB Embassy to Ukraine?
    Last edited by ostap77; 25-Feb-2012 at 00:07.

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    #15

    Re: on installment plan vs on the installment plan

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    All I'm asking is a clear answer. Am I submitting a visa application form to the GB Embassy to Ukraine?
    With that sort of attitude to people who have given up their free time to answer hundreds of your questions, you risk not getting any more answers at all.

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