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opinion

Post by freewind » Sat Jan 14, 2012 4:11 pm

Dear teacher,
As I know after "opinion" are possible three prepositions but I am not sure about usage. Are all these sentences possible? If so, is there a difference in meaning?
What is your opinion on her?
What is your opinion of her?
What is your opinion about her?
Thanks in advance.

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Re: opinion

Post by Alan » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:37 am

Only the second is formally correct, but the third would have informal acceptability.

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