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Thekherham
03-17-2007, 09:33 PM
In the following, which is correct?

I held on to the lead rope...

or

I held onto the lead rope...

Duncan J Macdonald
03-17-2007, 10:54 PM
In the following, which is correct?

I held on to the lead rope...

or

I held onto the lead rope...
From Dictionary.com

[URL="http://dictionary.reference.com/help/luna.html"]Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1)onĚto –preposition
1.to a place or position on; upon; on: to get onto a horse.
2.Informal. in or into a state of awareness about: I'm onto your scheme. I'd say use 'on to'.

maestrowork
03-18-2007, 07:03 AM
I held on to the rope.

I jump onto the table.

Thekherham
03-18-2007, 04:17 PM
Thank you.