Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    TitoBr is offline Junior Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • Portuguese
      • Home Country:
      • Brazil
      • Current Location:
      • Brazil
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Posts
    80
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Nap in/under the sun

    Hello!

    What preposition should be used? Perhaps both??

    Take a nap in/under the sun.

    Cheers,
    Tito

  2. #2
    BobK's Avatar
    BobK is offline Harmless drudge
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • UK
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Posts
    15,474
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Nap in/under the sun

    In. 'Under the sun' is chiefly used as a metaphor meaning 'in the world'.

    b

  3. #3
    TitoBr is offline Junior Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • Portuguese
      • Home Country:
      • Brazil
      • Current Location:
      • Brazil
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Posts
    80
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Nap in/under the sun

    Aye, like: what's new under the sun?

    Tks!

Similar Threads

  1. have a nap
    By arabiata in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 03-Jan-2012, 11:36
  2. [General] [time expression] Sun in two weeks?, next Sun? this Sun?
    By kazamn in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-Jun-2010, 04:23
  3. low-level nap?
    By tara in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 17-Aug-2008, 17:18
  4. got a nice nap out of it, so
    By Offroad in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 21-Mar-2008, 19:33

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •