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    drwon

    Which is correct, please? Situation: when you want to say somebody is very very busy with work.
    1) I'm drwoned in (at) work.
    2) I'm drwoning in (at) work.
    By the way, which preposition is prefered? (Or maybe the only correcr one.)

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    Re: drwon

    Quote Originally Posted by English4everyone View Post
    Which is correct, please? Situation: when you want to say somebody is very very busy with work.
    1) I'm drwoned in (at) work.
    2) I'm drwoning in (at) work.
    By the way, which preposition is preferred? (Or maybe the only correct one.)
    I suppose you mean "drowning".

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    Re: drwon

    Quote Originally Posted by English4everyone View Post
    Which is correct, please? Situation: when you want to say somebody is very very busy with work.

    1) I'm drowned in (at) work.
    2) I'm drowning in (at) work.

    By the way, which preposition is preferred (or maybe the only correct one)?
    I prefer "I'm drowning in work" where "work" is used as a noun. It means "I am drowning in a huge pile of tasks that I have to do", so the amount of work is being compared to deep water.

    Check your spelling of "drown".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: drwon

    Sorry for my typos.

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    Re: drwon

    Quote Originally Posted by English4everyone View Post
    Sorry for my typos.
    That's OK. Don't worry. If you had only typed "drwon" once in the post, I would have assumed it was a typo, but it was spelt incorrectly in the title and in both your sentences. That suggested to me that it wasn't a typo, but that you thought it was the correct spelling.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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