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    notletrest is offline Senior Member
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    50.on

    But I met the girl once more,and told her I would return to
    America,borrow enough money to get married on,and come back for in a few months.
    Can on be instead of by with? Please!

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    Re: 50.on

    Quote Originally Posted by notletrest View Post
    But I met the girl once more,and told her I would return to
    America,borrow enough money to get married on,and come back for her in a few months.
    Can on be instead of by with? Please!
    "Can on be replaced by with?"
    Yes, you could replace "on" by "with", but "on" is better IMO.

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    Re: 50.on

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    "Can on be replaced by with?"
    Yes, you could replace "on" by "with", but "on" is better IMO.
    Thank you for both poiting my mistake and giving the answer.

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