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    problem from me/my side

    Hi,

    Is "You will have no problem from me/my side" correct?

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    Re: problem from me/my side

    What do you mean by 'my side'?

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    Re: problem from me/my side

    From me.

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    Re: problem from me/my side

    Where did you find "from my side"?

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    Re: problem from me/my side

    "From me", I mean to say that I won't be a problem for him or I won't create any problems for him.

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    Re: problem from me/my side

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarheel View Post
    Where did you find "from my side"?
    It's common in South Asian English.
    “Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.”

    — Arthur Schopenhauer

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    Re: problem from me/my side

    It's used in BrE too.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: problem from me/my side

    So "You will have no problems from my side" is correct.

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    Re: problem from me/my side

    Yes, it is.
    “Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.”

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    Re: problem from me/my side

    Quote Originally Posted by Untaught88 View Post

    "You will have no problem from me/my side".
    Even as a native speaker it took me a few seconds to conclude that the options were 'from me' and 'from my side'.

    Anybody less familiar with the language may have thought they were 'from me side' or 'from my side'.

    It would have been clearer as "You will have no problem from my side/me".

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