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    #1

    I've never been on this place before

    A guy comes into a pizza place with a bunch of friends and goes "Why do you come here for? I've never been on this place." Would that be like a slang expression "I've never been on this place before." for "I've never been at this place before."?
    Last edited by ostap77; 18-Jul-2011 at 22:54.

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    #2

    Re: I've never been on this place before

    A more natural question would be 'Why do you come here?'

    'I've never been in this place before'.

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    #3

    Re: I've never been on this place before

    Definitely not "on this place" -- I would have said "to this place"

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    Re: I've never been on this place before

    Quote Originally Posted by allenman View Post
    Definitely not "on this place" -- I would have said "to this place"

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    Would the preposition "at" work here?

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    Re: I've never been on this place before

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    Would the preposition "at" work here?
    No.

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