what is different between "on my own" and "by myself"
ex. I often go to movies theaters on my own; I often go to movies theaters by myself.
Jan 29, 2014 7:51 AM
Answers · 1
Well, they both mean "alone." The difference is really personal taste.
Songs: All by Myself (Eric Carmen) / On My Own (from Les Misérables)
PS: "to movie theatres" (adjectives don't become plural) or "to the movies" are the proper phrases.