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    #1

    With "in" or without "in"?

    Dear all,

    In the sentences below, which do you think is better?


    1. In the next vacation, I'd like to stay and travel around England.
    2. In the next vacation, I'd like to stay and travel around in England.
    3. In the next vacation, I'd like to stay in and travel around England.
    Thank you!

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    #2

    Re: With "in" or without "in"?

    None of them sounds natural.

    'For my next vacation, I'd like to travel round England.'

    It goes without saying that you'll need to stay there overnight.

    Rover

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    Re: With "in" or without "in"?

    And the only way to 'stay in and travel around England' involves a computer and a metaphorical use of 'travel around'.

    b

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