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    Question by myself

    PLease complete this _by yourself/by your own self__.

    Just to confirm: both are correct and similar in meaning with the latter having a stronger tone?

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    Re: by myself

    In BrE, "by your own self" is not used.

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    Re: by myself

    Does that mean by your own self is correct in American English?

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    Re: by myself

    No, it doesn't. When someone says that something is not used in their variant, it means just that. It may be used in some variants, and there are many more than BrE/AmE. I haven't come across the form, but will leave it to speakers of other variants to say whether it is or isn't used.

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