borrow off vs borrow from : Common Errors in English

About borrow off vs borrow from

In some dialects you can borrow five dollars off a friend; but in standard English you borrow the money from a friend.

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  • Hans Zimmer pens new Superman score for 'Man of Steel'

    KAREN BUTLER || United Press International Director Zack Snyder says he tapped German-born film composer Hans Zimmer to score "Man of Steel" because he didn't want to borrow from previous Superman movies.
    on June 14, 2013 Source: UPI

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