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    sitifan is offline Senior Member
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    Default on/for a vacation

    1. He's away on a vacation.
    2. He's away for a vacation.
    What's the difference between the above two sentences?

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    Default Re: on/for a vacation

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    We would typically say, "He's away on vacation."

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    Default Re: on/for a vacation

    ...and in BE – 'He's away on holiday'.

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    Default Re: on/for a vacation

    Which is correct, go somewhere for a vacation or go somewhere on vacation?

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    Default Re: on/for a vacation

    Quote Originally Posted by sitifan View Post
    Which is correct, go somewhere for a vacation or go somewhere on vacation?
    Both are correct.

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