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    navi tasan is offline Key Member
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    three marbles are...

    Can one use:
    1-Three marbles are in every one of these boxes.

    2-Three marbles are in each of these boxes.

    instead of:

    There are three marbles in every one/each of these boxes.


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    Re: three marbles are...

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan View Post
    Can one use:
    1-Three marbles are in every one of these boxes.

    2-Three marbles are in each of these boxes.

    instead of:

    There are three marbles in every one/each of these boxes.


    Gratefully,
    Navi.
    No, they aren't natural.

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