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    #1

    Post "in or on a test"

    hi, could someone help me here?
    Do we say "in a test" or "on a test"?
    thanks

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    Re: "in or on a test"

    Quote Originally Posted by eddy143 View Post
    hi, could someone help me here?
    Do we say "in a test" or "on a test"?
    thanks
    It rather depends on the context.

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    Re: "in or on a test"

    In a test means appearing within a written test, whereas on a test (less frequent) could mean in relation to a test as a whole (I got 100% on a test) or even gone out to participate in a test (he is out on a test) -- meaning a physical test outing.

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