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    taked4700 is offline Member
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    Default tips/information on/for

    Hi,

    I think that "Tips/information on business customs in different countries were/was very useful." is idiomatic.

    How about "Tips/information for business customs in different countries were/was very useful."?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: tips/information on/for

    'On' sounds much more natural to me.
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 31-Aug-2013 at 22:02. Reason: Added correct capitalisation and punctuation.

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    Default Re: tips/information on/for

    Thank you, Pangus.

    What do you say to "Tips/information for growing rice were/was very useful."?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: tips/information on/for

    Quote Originally Posted by taked4700 View Post
    Thank you, Pangus.

    What do you say to "Tips/information for growing rice were/was very useful."?

    Thanks in advance.
    Use "on".

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