Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Behalf"

The meaning of "Behalf" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa behalf?
A: When you say : "I'll do something on behalf of someone" this means that you'll do something intead of someone. something like this.

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Q: O que significa on behalf of all males?
A: It means that someone is speaking for the entire male gender.
Q: O que significa on behalf of and in service of survivors ?
A: It means that you are doing something for someone, to help them. On behalf of means that you are representing them. "I am here on behalf of the survivors that are too injured to come themselves." In service to (to sound better than of) means that you are dedicated to helping them. "I pledge to be in service to anyone that needs help."
Q: O que significa on your behalf?
A: if you do something on someone's behalf, that means that you do something for them.

ex: I will be listening to your case on the behalf of my client.
Q: O que significa behalf?
A: "At my expense" doesn't mean "because of me"

But "on my behalf" means "at my expense" AND "because of me"

Example sentences using "Behalf"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com on behalf of.
A: On behalf of all your students, thank you for teaching us.
I’m calling on behalf of my supervisor.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com on behalf of.
A: On behalf of our hotel staff, I welcome you to the Hilton Inn
On behalf of Microsoft, I look forward to working with you
On behalf of our theater program, I hope you enjoy the show

"On behalf of" is used when you are speaking for a large group of people
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com What is "behalf".
A: I apologise on their behalf for their outrageous behaviour.

On behalf of the team, we would like to thank you all for coming today to this event.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com On my behalf.
A: I cannot attend the meeting, so Sarah is going to give the speech on my behalf.

I am sick today, so the other school captains will run the ceremony on my behalf.

I can't walk because of an injury, so my friend is going to receive my award today on my behalf.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com On behalf of.
A: She submitted the forms on behalf of her husband.

Synonyms of "Behalf" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre I want to be able to speak English on their behalf. e I want to be able to speak English on behalf of them ?
A: What is the context you want to use them in?

Either will work just fine, as they mean the same thing! Good job!
Q: Qual é a diferença entre on behalf of Tom e on Tom's behalf ?
A: there isn't a different, it's just different wording!
Q: Qual é a diferença entre He spoke on my behalf. e He spoke on behalf of me. ?
A: same meaning
Q: Qual é a diferença entre On behalf of xx, I'm sending this email. e I'm sending this email for xx. ?
A: The first one is more formal.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre on my behalf e on behalf of me ?
A: if I say "If I say on someones behalf", I am saying I will take (someones) place and do XXX.

I will talk to your wife on your behalf.

I will go shopping on your behalf.

"On behalf of XXX I apologize" is more of set phrase (I think).

So, I'd focus on "I will XXX on your behalf" because you'll probably hear that more often.

Translations of "Behalf"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? behalf
A: I’m calling you on behalf of your boss.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? " On behalf of you, I will water the plants today" Is that a correct sentence?
A: " On your behalf, I will water the plants today."
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? on behalf of
A: On behalf of
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? can I use on behalf of ... on a sentences ? and when i can use this ?
A: You can say this when talking for other people

Other questions about "Behalf"

Q: On behalf of the department of radiology of Hiroshima University Hospital, I would like to welcome you all to this party. soa natural?
A: Excellent.
Don't forget to use capital letters: "Department of Radiology".
Q: I'm writing on behalf of Rebecca. Because she resigned last month. soa natural?
A: Good other than the "." You don't need it there. :)
Q: I'm speaking on behalf of him.

or

I'm speaking on his behalf. soa natural?
A: "I'm speaking on his behalf." sounds more natural.
Q: You shouldn't have to do it on behalf of me. soa natural?
A: On my behalf is better
Q: He purchased on behalf of an anonymous client, so nobody in knew the identity of their new landlord.
What is the usage of "in knew"?
A: The 'in' is unnecessary. It should be: He purchased on behalf of an anonymous client, so nobody knew the identity of their new landlord.

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