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    Default ''to'', ''at' or ''in'''?'

    ''Harry never had been to London before''.
    And what is the difference of using those prepositions, besides?

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    Default Re: ''to'', ''at' or ''in'''?'

    Quote Originally Posted by Englishloverlover View Post
    ''Harry never had been to London before''.
    And what is the difference of using those prepositions, besides?
    The preposition "to" is correct but your word order is wrong.

    Harry had never been to London before.

    "In" and "at" don't work in that sentence. What did you mean by "besides"?
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: ''to'', ''at' or ''in'''?'

    At least in AE, "in" also works. The idea is that the person is inside the geographic limits.

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