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    What is the right preposition?

    Which is the right preposition to use (in or at) in this sentence:

    Please sit at the back.
    Please sit in the back.

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    Re: What is the right preposition?

    You sit in front, you sit at the back (not in the back).

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    Re: What is the right preposition?

    Quote Originally Posted by meeky View Post
    Which is the right preposition to use (in or at) in this sentence:

    Please sit at the back.
    Please sit in the back.
    You might have sat at the back of the classroom at school but sat in the back of the car on the way home after school.

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