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    preposition

    I was invited for a party.
    I was invited to a party.
    Which sentence is correct?

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    #2

    Re: preposition

    Quote Originally Posted by keen learner View Post
    I was invited for a party.
    I was invited to a party.
    Which sentence is correct?
    Both are possible.

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    #3

    Re: preposition

    #2 is far more common.

    Rover

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    #4

    Re: preposition

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    #2 is far more common.

    Rover
    Yes, it is.

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