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    jasveron is offline Junior Member
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    Default Sorry for/about

    Hi Teachers,

    Which one is correct?

    I am sorry for the mistake.
    or
    I am sorry about the mistake.

    (I made the mistake.)

    Thanks.

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    Default Re: Sorry for/about

    I'd use 'about'.

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