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    matilda Guest

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    dear all
    hello
    i want to know the differecne between (in) and (on) . For example , shall i use (in) or (on) in this sentence ?

    The bird has a nest ........ the tree .

    which one shall i use?
    or for the other situations, does it differ how to use these two?

    thenks a million



    matilda

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    Default Re: in or on

    Think where the nest is. Normally, it is not sitting on top of the tree, so we'd say it's 'in the tree'.

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