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    #1

    Regarding a use of preposition.

    Sentence: "You can get a good job in/at Tories/Conservative party"

    My question: Which preposition, in or at, would be grammatically correct to use in the sentence? I said the above thing sarcastically to someone.


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    #2

    Re: Regarding a use of preposition.

    A learner

    in my opinion

    You can get a good job with that party.

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    #3

    Re: Regarding a use of preposition.

    Quote Originally Posted by e2e4 View Post
    A learner

    in my opinion

    You can get a good job with that party.
    Thanks for your comment. English is really a bizarre language, I mean the prepositions and the articles, isn't it?

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    #4

    Re: Regarding a use of preposition.

    Yeah, there are a lot of cases that I am not familiar with regarding the proper use of the mentioned;
    And if the right preposition is asked to join the verb so as to work together..then I many times simply have to give up.
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    #5

    Re: Regarding a use of preposition.

    Quote Originally Posted by e2e4 View Post
    Yeah, there are a lot of cases that I am not familiar with regarding the proper use of the mentioned;
    And if the right preposition is asked to join the verb so as to work together..then I many times simply have to give up.
    I hope you are sure about my case! Would anyway like any teacher to confirm this. Hope you won't mind.

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    #6

    Re: Regarding a use of preposition.

    Of course, I don't mind.
    I am all ear to hear from the teachers about these prepositions which were used.

    Would anyway like any teacher to confirm this.
    I'd say

    Anyway I'd like a teacher confirm this.

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    Re: Regarding a use of preposition.

    You can get a good job with the ______ party.
    Prepositions present a big challenge to the learner.

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