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    "for" and "in favour of"

    How should I answer to express my support for some idea?
    Can I use "for" in meaning of "in favour of".
    For example in conversation:
    A: - "Maybe we can go to cinema?"
    B: - "I am in favour of". (is it correct answer?)

    A: - "Maybe we can go to cinema?"
    B: - "I am for". (is it correct answer?)

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    Re: "for" and "in favour of"

    Quote Originally Posted by Pierce111 View Post
    How should I answer to express my support for some idea?
    Can I use "for" in meaning of "in favour of".
    For example in conversation:
    A: - "Maybe we can go to the cinema?"
    B: - "I am in favour of". (is it correct answer?) No. It would be OK without "of".

    A: - "Maybe we can go to the cinema?"
    B: - "I am for". (is it correct answer?) It's possible.
    Bhai.

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    Re: "for" and "in favour of"

    And what would be the most common answer expressing support for the proposal (idea)?

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    Re: "for" and "in favour of"

    Quote Originally Posted by Pierce111 View Post
    And what would be the most common answer expressing support for the proposal (idea)?
    OK.
    That's fine by me.
    Good idea.
    If you want to,
    Sure.
    etc

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