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    Default Good luck in/with... ?

    This is for a message card for a coworker who is leaving the company.

    1. Good luck in (with?) your new life.

    2. Good luck in (with?) the next chapter of your life.

    Do "in" and "with" work in the both sentences?

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    Default Re: Good luck in/with... ?

    Quote Originally Posted by herbivorie View Post
    This is for a message card for a coworker who is leaving the company.

    1. Good luck in (with?) your new life.

    2. Good luck in (with?) the next chapter of your life.

    Do "in" and "with" work in the both sentences?
    I would only use "in".

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    Default Re: Good luck in/with... ?

    So would I.

    You can use 'good luck with' like this:

    SON: 'The lottery's a rollover tonight. I'm buying extra tickets.'

    DAD: 'Good luck with that.'

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    Default Re: Good luck in/with... ?

    I have no problem with "with." Regional variation, perhaps?
    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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    Default Re: Good luck in/with... ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    I have no problem with "with." Regional variation, perhaps?
    I'm with Barb here. I'd probably use "in," but "with" is an option.

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