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    sambistapt is offline Junior Member
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    Cool To have second thoughts/ On second thoughts?

    Hello amigos!

    She´s having second thoughts about that job offer.

    -Which prize do you prefer: a blender or a tv set?

    -A tv set, on second thoughts, a blender.

    Is having second thoughts or on second thoughts related to a state of doubt? or sudden change of opinion or decision?

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    Re: To have second thoughts/ On second thoughts?

    She´s having second thoughts about that job offer.-Which prize do you prefer: a blender or a tv set?
    -A tv set, on second thoughts, a blender.

    Is having second thoughts or on second thoughts related to a state of doubt? or sudden change of opinion or decision?

    If you have second thoughts about something you change your opinion or start to have doubts about it.

    There is a slight difference in usage though(not in meaning,mind you)

    on second thoughts [BE]
    on second thought [AE]

    hope this helps.

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