View Poll Results: I'll see her ___ the weekend.

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    333 47.71%
  • at

    316 45.27%
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    49 7.02%
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    Default Prepositions of time 2

    What's the difference?

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    The difference, apparently, is based on whether you are American or British.

    :)

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    American English - ON
    British English- AT, although 'on' is starting to be used here.

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    so....
    that means tdol is in England right now?

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    Right now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Right now.
    :D

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    Default Re: Prepositions of time 2

    i live in US so it's definitely true that people here would say "on" the weekend"
    "at" a location as in "at school" "at church"

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    on

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    We share a different language

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    i am an english man....
    i always use 'at'!

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