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There has been a lot of discrepancy on whether to use “Onsite or On-site”. A lot of people say that it’s best to write it without the hyphen while some people say that the hyphen helps to logically add more meaning to it. In this article, I will explain the two words and help you understand them both.
One thing I want you to understand about the English language is not anybody is a master of all; there are times that you have to check the dictionary to confirm the exact meaning or pattern of use. So don’t feel embarrassed if the word seems awkward to you. Alright, let’s ride on to “Onsite or On-site”.
On-site means “being seen in a particular area at a point in time”. According to Merriam Webster and Oxford dictionaries, on-site is the best way to represent it instead of writing it together as a word. Here are some examples:
It has the same definition as On-site. The word is also correct if you use it, but logically most people will prefer “On-site”.
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In comparing “Onsite or On-site“, the two words are correct, but most people use “on-site” because it seems logically correct.
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