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    Gregory_E_V Guest

    Default at + noun without an article

    there are some nouns that can be used without an article after 'at':
    at university
    at school
    at work
    at home
    is this group of nouns large?

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    Default Re: at + noun without an article

    at college
    at play

    It's not that large- they mostly refer to activities at certain places rather than thinking just in terms of the place.

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    Default Re: at + noun without an article

    Thanks a lot. And one more question: what does 'at play' mean? Does it mean anything like 'to take part in football game'?

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