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    Hi I have a question, can I say I arrive at canada or I arrive in canada,which is correct?

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    Quote Originally Posted by franklin xia View Post
    Hi I have a question, can I say I arrive at canada or I arrive in canada,which is correct?
    One arrives in Canada at Toronto Airport. For example.

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    Default Re: arrive at or arrive on

    To arrive in (big places, like cities, countries)
    To arrive at (small places, like airports, hotels)

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    Default Re: arrive at or arrive on

    Here is a simple rule~

    Use "at" for a place~
    Use "in" for country n city~

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    Use "in" for country n city~

    An English teacher proffers this as acceptable English for 'formal' learning?

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