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    gauri_agr is offline Member
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    Default the party was by the swimming pool

    Hi ,

    I want to know what is the right preposition here to use. I want to say "the party was around the pool or beside the pool" So can I use "by the pool" here.

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    Gauri

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    Default Re: the party was by the swimming pool

    Around or beside or by are all OK.

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