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    Is 'one' needed?

    A Google search indicates that the phrase is one used in India and the Far East.

    Is 'one' necessary?

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    #2

    Re: Is 'one' needed?

    No.

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    #3

    Re: Is 'one' needed?

    Thanks, RonBee

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    Re: Is 'one' needed?

    1. A Google search indicates that the phrase is one used in India and the Far East.

    2. A Google search indicates that the phrase is used in India and the Far East.

    Do both sentences have the same meaning or is the first sentence incorrect because of 'one'?

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    Re: Is 'one' needed?

    My sentence originally - both are correct. Including "one" indicates that it is a phrase that is used in these regions particularly. Omitting it leaves the implication that the phrase is used in these regions as well as elsewhere.

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    Re: Is 'one' needed?

    Thanks, Anglika.

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