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    Default My apology / apologies

    My apology.

    My apologies.

    Which is the correct sentence?

    Thanks.

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    Default Re: My apology / apologies

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    My apology.
    My apologies.
    Which is the correct sentence?
    Thanks.
    As an NES but not an English teacher:

    I would say that both would work for me, it depends on context.

    Having given the reason for your late arrival:
    "Please accept my apology/apologies for being late."

    or
    "My apologies for being late, but ....x, y and z happened"

    They don't work for me on their own without the actual apology/apologies.

    Hope this helps
    R21

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