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    "They agree with him in/on his approach to the problem."

    Is it supposed to be "in" or on"?

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    Default Re: agree with... in/on

    Welcome to the forum, MYTakahashi.


    "They agree with him on his approach to the problem."

    "They agree with him about possible solutions."

    "They agree with him in the present circumstances."

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    "They agree with him in/on these matters."

    Is it supposed to be "in" or on"?

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    Default Re: agree with... in/on

    Both are possible. On means regarding, in means during. On is much more common.

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    Default Re: agree with... in/on

    What about: "They agree with him in/on his comments."?

    Would it be "in" or on"?

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    Default Re: agree with... in/on

    Probably ON his comments, as they can't actually speak IN his comments; I can't see how in any case.

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