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    Default She likes to be in /under the sun.

    She likes to be in the sun. She likes to have a suntan.

    She likes to be under the sun. She likes to have a suntan.

    Which sentence should I use?

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    Default Re: She like to be in /under the sun.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    She likes to be in the sun. She likes to have a suntan.

    She likes to be under the sun. She likes to have a suntan.

    Thanks.
    "in the sun"

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    Default Re: She like to be in /under the sun.

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    "in the sun"
    Thanks, Bhaisahab.

    Is 'in' also the correct preposition in the following sentence? Or should it be 'under'?

    The construction workers toiled in the scorching sun every day although they earn meagre salaries.

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    Default Re: She like to be in /under the sun.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    Thanks, Bhaisahab.

    Is 'in' also the correct preposition in the following sentence? Or should it be 'under'?

    The construction workers toiled in the scorching sun every day although they earn meagre salaries.
    You could use "under" there, it makes it sound more dramatic.

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