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    What is the meaning of "offence"'?

    What is the meaning of "offence"'?
    When someone saying "no offence" what does that mean exactly, i cant understand that.
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    Re: What is the meaning of "offence"'?


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    Re: What is the meaning of "offence"'?

    For example i tell somebody are you crazy,then that person become upset so I'm telling no offense?

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    Re: What is the meaning of "offence"'?

    'No offence, but you seem crazy.'

    Not a teacher.

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    Re: What is the meaning of "offence"'?

    We usually precede a potentially offensive statement with "No offence", in order to assure the listener that we do not intend to offend them but we realise that it's a possibility.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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