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    Spot error in these sentence:

    Spot error in these sentence:
    1)All the former classmates are planning on attending the formal reunion ceremony
    My book says "we don't plan on doing sth, we plan to do it". But Oxford dictionary says:
    plan (on sth / on doing sth) to intend or expect to do sth:
    [v] We hadn’t planned on going anywhere this evening. Ç [v to inf] They plan to arrive some time after three. Ç [vn] We’re planning a trip to France in the spring—are you interested?

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    Re: Spot error in these sentence:

    Just an observation. Your sources seem to agree:

    Negative 'not' + plan on
    1. We don't plan on doing sth.
    2. We hadn't planned on going anywhere.

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    Re: Spot error in these sentence:

    Quote Originally Posted by belly_ttt View Post
    Spot error in these sentence:
    1)All the former classmates are planning on attending the formal reunion ceremony
    My book says "we don't plan on doing sth, we plan to do it". But Oxford dictionary says:
    plan (on sth / on doing sth) to intend or expect to do sth:
    [v] We hadn’t planned on going anywhere this evening. Ç [v to inf] They plan to arrive some time after three. Ç [vn] We’re planning a trip to France in the spring—are you interested?
    You can use either.

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