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    by/in August

    Alice: When will you go to Kenting?
    Aaron: We'll go there ____ August.
    (A) by (B) with (C) on (D) in
    The answer is option D. Is option A also acceptable?

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    Re: by/in August

    Not as an answer to that simple question without a great deal of other context.

    As a test question, D is the correct answer.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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