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    to practice in/at doing something

    If I talk about an activity do I say ' while she practiced in/at doing that job'?

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    Re: to practice in/at doing something

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    If I talk about an activity do I say ' while she practiced in/at doing that job'?
    What exactly are you trying to say?

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    Re: to practice in/at doing something

    This is the whole sentence: Aethelflaed wasn't new to this: in fact she had already practiced at/in doing her husband job as the ruler of Mercia before his death.

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    Re: to practice in/at doing something

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    This is the whole sentence: Aethelflaed wasn't new to this: in fact she had already practiced at/in doing her husband job as the ruler of Mercia before his death.
    Where did you find it?

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    Re: to practice in/at doing something

    I made it from my history book and I would like to know if I should add a preposition: at or in?

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    Re: to practice in/at doing something

    Quote Originally Posted by allthewayanime View Post
    I made it from my history book and I would like to know if I should add a preposition: at or in?
    No preposition is required. It's "practised" in BrE by the way.

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