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    in Summer or in the Summer

    Should I say "in Summer" or "in the Summer"?
    Can you guys give me examples please?
    many thanks.

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    Re: in Summer or in the Summer

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley P View Post
    Should I say "in Summer" or "in the Summer"?
    Can you guys give me examples please?
    many thanks.
    It depends on the context. Please give some examples.

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    Re: in Summer or in the Summer

    Ok, now I see that both ways are possible, so let me change the question.
    When should I say "in the summer" and when should I say "in summer"?
    Can I have examples please?
    Thanks.

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    Re: in Summer or in the Summer

    In summer we go to the seaside.
    But
    In the summer of 1973 I studied at Coimbra.

    When seasons are used as metaphors, there is nearly always a 'the': In the autumn of his career he spent too long online.

    Why don't you follow riquecohen's suggestion now and try some examples of your own?

    b

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