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    of my life / in my life?

    Are the sentences below natural? Thank you.

    1. This was the most unforgettable trip of my life.
    2. This was the most unforgettable trip in my life.

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    Re: of my life / in my life?

    In my opinion 1 is more natural than 2, but only in this particular usage. There are other usages in which 2 would be preferable, e.g. this is the best time I've ever had in my life.

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