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    Default ...parks (car/van/pick-up) in the car park...

    1. My father parks in the multi-storey car park if it rains.

    2. My father parks his car/van/pick up in the multi-storey car park if it rains.

    Is the first sentence correct without any object in it, as indicated in the second sentence?

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    Default Re: ...parks (car/van/pick-up) in the car park...

    To park is to put or leave a vehicle in a public place. So I think, the first sentence expresses the idea, although it doesn't have an expressed object.

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    Default Re: ...parks (car/van/pick-up) in the car park...

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    1. My father parks in the multi-storey car park if it rains.

    2. My father parks his car/van/pick-up in the multi-storey car park if it rains.
    Both are fine.

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    Default Re: ...parks (car/van/pick-up) in the car park...

    Thanks, Fivejedjon, for pointing out the spelling error.

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    Default Re: ...parks (car/van/pick-up) in the car park...

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    Thanks, Fivejedjon, for pointing out the spelling error.
    It was minor. You'll also see 'pickup' as one word.

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    Default Re: ...parks (car/van/pick-up) in the car park...

    Quote Originally Posted by fivejedjon View Post
    It was minor. You'll also see 'pickup' as one word.
    Thanks again.

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