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    from 12 PM onward/on

    I have to have an appointment at the doctor's in the morning. Driving from 12 PM onward/on means that I will stuck in traffic jam.

    This is in case there is a national vacation. What should come after 12 PM?

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    Re: from 12 PM onward/on

    I have to have an appointment at the doctor's in the morning. Driving from 12 PM onward/on means that I will be/get stuck in ​a traffic jam.

    This is in case because there is a national vacation. What should come after 12 PM?
    I would change the whole thing to "If I'm on the road around noon, I'm likely to get stuck in traffic."
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: from 12 PM onward/on

    We only just started the new academic year. "in case" here means "when".

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    Re: from 12 PM onward/on

    'In case' does not mean 'when'.

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    Re: from 12 PM onward/on

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I would change the whole thing to "If I'm on the road around noon, I'm likely to get stuck in traffic."
    I think he means any time after noon.

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    Re: from 12 PM onward/on

    In that case, I would probably say "If I don't get on the road by noon, I'm likely to get stuck in traffic".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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