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Help on English vocab, including idioms, slang and sayings

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Postby Brahman » Thu Sep 08, 2011 2:55 pm

"Could you guide me on when I should use the following words..."

Is the use of the preposition "on" after "guide" correct?

Personally, I wouldn't use "guide" in the above types of sentences; however, if I should have to, I would perhaps say,

"Could you guide me as to the use of the following words?"

Could someone help me?
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Re: Guide+on

Postby Josef » Sat Sep 10, 2011 9:15 am

Both your sentences are normal English, the second being more formal.
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