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    Wink go on

    Hi,

    Is the expression "go on on this way" is correct?

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    Re: go on

    No. "Go on this way" means 'continue this way'.

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    Re: go on

    Quote Originally Posted by 2006 View Post
    No. "Go on this way" means 'continue this way'.
    There are two main meanings of '[in] this way':

    1. "in the direction you're already going"

    2. "like this/in this manner or way"

    In the case of 1, if the person you're addressing is following a road, you could say 'Go on on this road' [Microsoft Word would object to the repeated on, but it's OK.] You could also say 'Continue on this road', or just 'Follow this road' (not "way")

    In the case of 2, you would say 'Go on in this way.' You may omit the 'in', but you don't have to.

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