I would like to know the difference in meaning between "At my end" and "On my part". On the internet, I think it's something to do with responsibility but I need more clarification about the differences in meaning. Can I use them interchangeably in most of the cases?

I would appreciate it if the answer suggested me similar expressions that almost have closer meaning to add to my vocab.

  • 1
    They don't really have anything to do with responsibility, they just mean something like "over here", or "where I am", "in my opinion, or "from my point of view". A similar phrase (that actually sounds more natural to this US English speaker) is for my part. – stangdon Jul 27 '18 at 14:41
  • @stangdon so can't I use them this way? 1. The problem with your internet connection is not at the ISP end. It's at your end because your PC has a technical issue. 2. There's nothing I can do on my part, you should go to your account responsible. 3. we can't solve this at our department end. I think it's better to visit the technical department. where in the sentences I mean there are two parties and one of them has nothing to do with the issue so I can't solve the issue (by myself) or (by the department that I'm in) or maybe (at my end). It's not my party that can solve it. – user2824371 Jul 27 '18 at 15:07
  • 2
    Sure, you can use them that way, it's just that they don't inherently have anything to do with responsibility. You can also use them like "For my part, I thought the movie was excellent." – stangdon Jul 27 '18 at 15:46

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.