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    #1

    We started at Tokyo ?

    "We started at Tokyo." Is "at" correct ?
    And if not, what if the start would have been in a province, would "at" have been correct ?

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    Re: We started at Tokyo ?

    It might be correct, depending on the CONTEXT.

    (Don't leave a space before a question mark.)

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    Re: We started at Tokyo ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    It might be correct, depending on the CONTEXT.

    (Don't leave a space before a question mark.)

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    Context : Starting from Tokyo (capital Japan) and then go somewhere else.
    Maybe I should use the word "in" ?

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    Re: We started at Tokyo ?

    We started (our holiday) in Tokyo, and then moved on to ...
    We started from Tokyo at 08.00, and reached ...
    When we decided to open up in East Asia, we started with Tokyo, and then ...

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    #5

    Re: We started at Tokyo ?

    . . . and those examples would apply to the name of a province, too.

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    Re: We started at Tokyo ?

    Mind you, We started at Tokyo doesn't sound wrong to me, though I would use in.

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