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    Exclamation I don`t have any money on me.

    Hello everyone,
    Would you please tell me the difference between these two sentences?
    1)I don`t have any money on me.
    2)I don`t have any money with me.

    Thanks in advance,

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    Re: I don`t have any money on me.

    There really isn't a difference.

    . . . on me <inside my pocket or wallet>
    . . . with me <carrying with me>

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    Exclamation Re: I don`t have any money on me.

    Well,the reason that I asked this question was that one of my teacher said one of those sentences means I don`t have any money at all.(neither in my pocket nor at home).and one of them means (I don`t have any money in my pocket right now).Is that wrong?
    Last edited by zoobinshid; 24-Apr-2006 at 12:10.

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    Re: I don`t have any money on me.

    To me, a North American speaker, both mean, I don't have any money on my person.

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    Re: I don`t have any money on me.

    As a British speaker, I agree with Casiopea. The biggest difference is that the first sentence is less formal.

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    Exclamation Re: I don`t have any money on me.

    Thanks for the replies.

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