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    Default book on vs book to

    "We ended up missing the Air France connection. I'm booking tickets to KLM."

    Should I say "book on" or "book tickets to KLM"?

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    Default Re: book on vs book to

    'on'.

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    Default Re: book on vs book to

    Why would the person use "to book tickets to KLM"?

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    Default Re: book on vs book to

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    Why would the person use "to book tickets to KLM"?
    Which person?
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    Default Re: book on vs book to

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    Why would the person use "to book tickets to KLM"?
    He wasn't good with prepositions.

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    Default Re: book on vs book to

    An American on one of the episodes of the Amazing Race season 4. His speech was not scripted.

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    Default Re: book on vs book to

    Well, if he was speaking to his friend Emma, and he was going to Kuala Lumpur, he might have said, "I'm booking tickets to KL, Em."
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    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    Well, if he was speaking to his friend Emma, and he was going to Kuala Lumpur, he might have said, "I'm booking tickets to KL, Em."
    Brilliant extrapolation, 5!

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