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    inversion

    Original: There stands a monolith in the end of the garden.

    Inverse:
    1. In the end of the garden there stands a monolith.
    2. In the end of the garden stands a monolith.

    Do you accept both the inversions?

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    Re: inversion

    I would accept them if you changed in to at.

    Rover

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    Re: inversion

    hi
    i don't agree because if we want to mention indefinite position of an object or when we don't have subject in a sentence we have to use there in our sentence

    regards

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    Re: inversion

    Quote Originally Posted by panicmonger View Post
    Original: There stands a monolith in the end of the garden.

    Inverse:
    1. In the end of the garden there stands a monolith.
    2. In the end of the garden stands a monolith.

    Do you accept both the inversions?
    Yes, both are right, with 'At', as Rover said.

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    Re: inversion

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    Yes, both are right, with 'At', as Rover said.
    Thanks, Raymott

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    #6

    Re: inversion

    Quote Originally Posted by msaeeds View Post
    hi
    i don't agree because if we want to mention indefinite position of an object or when we don't have subject in a sentence we have to use there in our sentence

    regards
    Hello msaeeds, and welcome to Using English. We look forward to your future contributions. However, here are a few comments on your post:
    1) Please use capital letters and proper punctuation in your posts
    2) If you are not a teacher, please state that clearly in your post so people will not be mislead by the authority of your answer.
    3) You're incorrect. Prepositions are very tricky in English and often don't have a lot of logic to them, but "at" is correct. I'm not sure what you mean by "when we don't have a subject in a sentence." All sentences have subjects.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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