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    by and past

    Would you please explain the meaning of the following sentences?
    1. My boss goes to office by the park daily.
    2. My boss goes past the park daily.

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    Re: by and past

    Quote Originally Posted by Jadoon 84 View Post
    Would you please explain the meaning of the following sentences?
    1. My boss goes to office by the park daily.
    2. My boss goes past the park daily.

    Thank you.
    #2 means that your boss passes the park every day, he does not enter.

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    Re: by and past

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    #2 means that your boss passes the park every day, he does not enter.
    Does he enter in the first case?

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    Re: by and past

    Quote Originally Posted by Jadoon 84 View Post
    Does he enter in the first case?
    It depends what you mean by "by". If you mean "via", he does enter. It's not a very natural sentence, by the way.

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    Re: by and past

    It needs to be 'to the office'.

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