Where are you going "for" vacation? Why not "on"?
Feb 6, 2012 3:07 AM
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"on vacation" = "on a trip" I'm going ON A TRIP to Hawaii. I'm going ON VACATION to Hawaii. WHERE are you going + FOR WHAT PURPOSE you're going somewhere Where are you going for your haircut? for your prom dress? for vacation?
February 6, 2012
Using "on" is all right, but "for" is slightly better because "for" indicates "over a period of time".
February 6, 2012
We do say 'go on holiday. We don't say 'go for holiday' usually but you will hear 'go for a holiday'
February 6, 2012
California, City=San Diego to see family and go to sea world then a few months later to tampa, florida for the beach action and disney world
February 6, 2012
Where are you going on vacation? = correct Where are you going for vacation? = correct, 更口语的
February 6, 2012
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