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    build lego

    Hello, how would you say this correctly?

    1) He built a house of Lego.
    2) He built a house from Lego.
    3) He built a house in Lego.

    Thanks.

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    Re: build lego

    Quote Originally Posted by Encolpius View Post
    Hello, how would you say this correctly?

    1) He built a house of Lego.
    2) He built a house from Lego.
    3) He built a house in Lego.

    Thanks.
    In my experience, people say, 'Legos.' I would say, 'He built a house of Legos.'

    I hope this is helpful,

    Petra
    Last edited by pyoung; 21-Nov-2009 at 03:41. Reason: typo

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    Re: build lego

    Quote Originally Posted by pyoung View Post
    In my experience, people say, 'Legos.' I would say, 'He built a house of Legos.'

    I hope this is helpful,

    Petra
    I've never heard anyone say "Legos" Petra, perhaps it's a difference between British and American useage. I would say, "He built a house from Lego" or "He built a Lego house".

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    Re: build lego

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    I've never heard anyone say "Legos" Petra, perhaps it's a difference between British and American useage. I would say, "He built a house from Lego" or "He built a Lego house".
    Yes, I imagine that's the difference. Thanks!
    P.

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