Wednesday, February 27, 2013

bring/take: Common Errors in English Usage Entry for Wednesday, February 27, 2013

When you are viewing the movement of something from the point of arrival, use “bring.” “When you come to the potluck, please bring a green salad.” Viewing things from the point of departure, you should use “take”: “When you go to the potluck, take a bottle of wine.”

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