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    Question Question: find shelter

    Hello, I have a question.
    It has to do with "finding shelter"

    This is the sentence as I wrote it:

    With a box full instructions, he travels towards the city he has been studying all his life. He is send out to find shelter at David Wilde, an expelled history professor.


    what is the correct form?
    a) find shelter at David Wilde, an expelled history professor
    b) find shelter with David Wilde, an expelled history professor
    c) find shelter by David Wilde, an expelled history professor
    d) something else?

    Thanks a lot!
    Jesse

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    Re: Question: find shelter

    Quote Originally Posted by heartshine View Post
    Hello, I have a question.
    It has to do with "finding shelter"

    This is the sentence as I wrote it:

    With a box full instructions, he travels towards the city he has been studying all his life. He is send out to find shelter at David Wilde, an expelled history professor.


    what is the correct form?
    a) find shelter at David Wilde, an expelled history professor
    b) find shelter with David Wilde, an expelled history professor
    c) find shelter by David Wilde, an expelled history professor
    d) something else?

    Thanks a lot!


    Jesse
    However, your sentence should be,


    With a box full of instructions, he travels towards the city he has been studying all his life. He is sent out to find shelter with David Wilde, an expelled history professor.


    You can find shelter in a building, but you always find it with a person.

    buggles (not a teacher)

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    Re: Question: find shelter

    Thank you very much Gillnetter and Buggles for clearing this up for me!

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