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    Which is correct: on the first place or in the first place.

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    Welcome to Using English.
    "In"

    Please give your future threads more specific descriptions - "In/On the first place" would have been perfect.
    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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    Thank you!! My question is at the beginning of a paragraph, to give different opinions, which is correct "in the first place or on the first place"

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    Quote Originally Posted by frances69 View Post
    Thank you!! My question is at the beginning of a paragraph, to give different opinions, which is correct "in the first place or on the first place"
    Barb answered your question -- IN.

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