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    Question Proper use of 'at'

    Which of the following is a proper usage

    1. at your own expense

    2.on your own expense

    Please provide us with an appropriate example

    Thanks in Advance

    • Join Date: Jun 2007
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    Lightbulb Re: Proper use of 'at'

    Hi sudeep39

    I feel the correct usage is "at your own expense".

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    Re: Proper use of 'at'

    If you cannot afford a lawyer, one will be provided for you at government expense

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    Re: Proper use of 'at'


    My company pays for my travel expenses, but any entertainment is at my expense.


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    Re: Proper use of 'at'

    I think 'at' is the proper preposition. It is same as "Park at your own risk"

    Best Regards

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