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    win the lottery

    If got the winning lottery ticket, I would say that I won the lottery. But what if got a new car, would I win it in or on a lottery?
    Last edited by ostap77; 03-Oct-2012 at 09:40.

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    Re: win the lottery

    NOT A TEACHER

    'I won a car in the lottery' works for me. I wouldn't use "on" here.

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    Re: win the lottery

    In general, lottery prizes are sums of money.

    You're more likely to win a car in a raffle.

    Rover

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