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    Which preposition to use? AS or OF

    Which is the correct preposition:

    He held the position AS president of Princeton University. OR

    He held the position OF president of Princeton University.



    Thank you very much.

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    Re: Which preposition to use? AS or OF

    Quote Originally Posted by daddyjohn View Post
    Which is the correct preposition:

    He held the position AS president of Princeton University.

    He held the position OF president of Princeton University.



    Thank you very much.
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