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    Which one is correct or more accurate?

    1. What have you done through your vacation?
    2. What have you done in your vacation?


    I have read that after all day , all night we should leave out (the). But I found this;

    My friend has been working all the day. Is it correct and why?



    Which sentence is more accurate and does the other consider wrong?

    1. It is not allowed to smoke in the kitchen.
    2. It is not permitted to smoke in the kitchen.


    Is it correct to say:

    Students walk through the river to study some knowledge on fish's live.

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    Default Re: Public questions

    Please start separate threads for unrelated questions. If different people start answering different questions, the thread can become very confusing.
    Quote Originally Posted by diplomacy View Post
    1. What have you done through your vacation?
    2. What have you done in your vacation?

    Both are acceptable. I would use 'in', 'during' or 'over'.
    Last edited by 5jj; 05-Feb-2012 at 20:49.

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    Default Re: Public questions

    Thanks a lot.
    Next time sure I will do , sorry for that.

    I am waiting for the remained questions' answers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by diplomacy View Post
    Which one is correct or more accurate?

    1. What have you done through your vacation?
    2. What have you done in your vacation?
    Both are unlikely, not necessarily wrong, but unlikely nevertheless.


    I have read that after all day , all night we should leave out (the). But I found this;

    My friend has been working all the day. Is it correct and why?
    It's possible but unlikely.



    Which sentence is more accurate and does the other consider wrong?

    1. It is not allowed to smoke in the kitchen.
    2. It is not permitted to smoke in the kitchen.
    Both are possible, #2 is more likely.


    Is it correct to say:

    Students walk through the river to study some knowledge on fish's live. No.
    Bhai.

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    Students wade in the river to gain some knowledge of the lives of fish.

    The only thing they'll learn is that when students walk into the water the fish swim off.

    Rover

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