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    Default Held or took place

    Hi

    which is right?

    The conference took place in hotel.
    or
    The conference was held in hotel.


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    Default Re: Held or took place

    Quote Originally Posted by imany
    which is right?

    The conference took place in hotel.
    or
    The conference was held in hotel.
    Both of your examples requite an article before the word hotel. If you used either a hotel or the hotel, both examples would work.
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