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    Dear natives

    please, help me with the following prepositions:

    Are the following sentences correct?

    I am looking up at the sky.
    I am looking on the sky.
    I am looking at the sky.
    i am looking at stars in the sky.

    THANKS KP

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    Re: sky

    ***Not a teacher***

    Quote Originally Posted by katerina.pata View Post
    Dear natives

    please, help me with the following prepositions:

    Are the following sentences correct?

    I am looking up at the sky. Fine. Draws attention to the fact that you are looking up in order to look at the sky.
    I am looking on the sky. No. You can 'look on' something, but it means to consider it in a particular way. For example, "I look on team meetings as a bit of a waste of time". But you cannot use it in this way.
    I am looking at the sky. Fine
    i am looking at stars in the sky. Fine

    THANKS KP
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    Re: sky

    Ade
    Thank you very much. KP

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