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    on my behalf

    If I would like to say hello to someone who is not physically present at this moment through a common friend. Can I use this sentence-

    "Say hello to her on my behalf".

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    Re: on my behalf

    Quote Originally Posted by sdpegasus View Post
    If I would like to say hello to someone who is not physically present at this moment through a common friend. Can I use this sentence-

    "Say hello to her on my behalf".
    It would be more natural to say "Say hello to her for me" or "Give her a hello from me".

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    Re: on my behalf

    yeah I came across this in dictionary. But if we use "on my behalf", would it be considered incorrect?

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    Re: on my behalf

    No, it would not be incorrect. Just not very natural.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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