|in time||op tijd (niet te laat)|
|on time||op tijd (op de afgesproken tijd)|
Dus: Your fax arrived in time for us to make the necessary adjustments to your order.
En: The plane landed on time
Dus niet: *We were (right / exactly / precisely) in time, as we said we would be.
Wel: We were (right / exactly / precisely) on time, as we said we would be.
En ook: We made the train with seconds to spare: we were just in time.
En bent u al bekend met het begrip just-in-time delivery?