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    what is correct?

    Which of the following sentnce is correct?

    John is sitting on the tree.
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    John is sitting in the tree

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    Re: what is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by rajudjoshi View Post
    Which of the following sentences is correct?

    John is sitting on the tree.
    OR
    John is sitting in the tree.
    It depends. If the tree is upright and is still alive and growing in the ground, and John has climbed to sit on a branch, then he sitting in the tree.
    If the tree has fallen and the trunk is laying on the ground, and John has sat on the trunk to have a rest, he is sitting on the tree.

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