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  1. ginger bread
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    Question In or At

    here is the sentence:

    I accidentally walk into the woman's room in the lobby (at/in) Time Square.

    Based on the above context, I should put in "at" or "in" ?

    Your advice is earnestly solicited.
    Thanks.

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    Re: In or At

    Quote Originally Posted by ginger bread View Post
    here is the sentence:

    I accidentally walk into the woman's room in the lobby (at/in) Time Square.

    Based on the above context, I should put in "at" or "in" ?

    Your advice is earnestly solicited.
    Thanks.
    ***** NOT A TEACHER *****

    Good morning, ginger bread.

    I did some googling, and it appears that maybe your sentence should read:

    I accidentally walked into a women's restroom in Times Square.

    (A few sources even said: On Times Square, but I would suggest that you NOT use that preposition. )

    Don't feel bad. Even native speakers don't always agree on prepositions: in/on the elevator; respectful of/to teachers, etc.

    Have a nice day!

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    Re: In or At

    Is "Times Square" a name of place ?
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    Er.S.M.M.Hanifa

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    Re: In or At

    Quote Originally Posted by hanifasmm View Post
    Is "Times Square" a name of place ?
    Thanks,
    Er.S.M.M.Hanifa
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    Good morning, hanifasmm.

    (1) Yes, Times Square is an area in the downtown area of New York City.

    (2) It is a very famous area. Many activities take place there.

    (3) If you google, you can find out its history.

    (4) I think it gets its name from the fact that The New York Times, our most important newspaper, put a tall building up there many years ago.

    Have a nice day!

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