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  1. B45
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    Talking about paying with own money: I have to take/bring it out of my own pocket.

    Talking about paying with own money:

    I have to take/bring it out of my own pocket.

    Can you say both? Don't they essentially mean the same thing?

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    Re: Talking about paying with own money: I have to take/bring it out of my own pocke

    Quote Originally Posted by Batman45 View Post
    Talking about paying with own money:

    I have to take/bring it out of my own pocket.

    Can you say both? Yes, but I am pretty sure that most people in North America, would say "take". Don't they essentially mean the same thing? yes
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    Re: Talking about paying with own money: I have to take/bring it out of my own pocke

    Neither of those is natural. If I had to use "out of my own pocket", I would say "pay for it out of my own pocket". Simpler would be "pay for it myself".

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