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    Which is correct? On behalf or In behalf?

    Which one is correct, On behalf or In behalf?

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    Re: Which is correct? On behalf or In behalf?

    Quote Originally Posted by wiljed View Post
    Which one is correct, On behalf or In behalf?
    The first one.

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    Re: Which is correct? On behalf or In behalf?

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    The first one.
    Sir, thank you! Furthermore, could you please explain the difference between the two?

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    Re: Which is correct? On behalf or In behalf?

    Quote Originally Posted by wiljed View Post
    Sir, thank you! Furthermore, could you please explain the difference between the two?
    Hello, wiljed.

    Have you checked any (online) dictionaries?
    It seems to be a regional difference: http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dict...british/behalf

    I hope the link will shed some light on your query.

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    Re: Which is correct? On behalf or In behalf?

    Quote Originally Posted by tzfujimino View Post
    Hello, wijed.

    Have you checked any (online) dictionaries?
    It seems to be a regional difference: http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dict...british/behalf

    I hope the link will shed some light on your query.
    tzfujimino, thank you so much also for your swift assistance! It is clear now! :)

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    Re: Which is correct? On behalf or In behalf?

    wiljed, see also the Similar Theads below.

    Please note that there is no need to write a new post to say Thank you. Simply click the Thank button on any posts you find helpful. It means that we don't have to open the thread again to read your new post and then find that it doesn't include any new information or an additional question. It saves everybod'y time.



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