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    Can you please tell me the difference of prepositions?

    The day in which I'm forced to give up my bike will be a sad day for me.

    The day on which I'm forced to give up my bike will be a sad day for me.

    The day at which I'm forced to give up my bike will be a sad day for me.

    Are the three sentences are Okay?
    If they are all Okay, are there any differences between them?

    IIt's somewhat tricky to use prepositions...

    Thank you.

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    Re: Can you please tell me the difference of prepositions?

    If you must use a preposition, use on.

    Otherwise, just say 'The day I'm forced to give up my bike will be a sad day for me.'

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    Last edited by Rover_KE; 02-Apr-2013 at 13:32.

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    Re: Can you please tell me the difference of prepositions?

    Thank you for your answer.
    The reason why I posted this question is that I saw this sentence, too.

    I vividly remember the day in which I first met and kissed her.

    So I was wondering whether ther are differences when using each of them.

    And about the sentence I originally asked I also think 'on' is the better option.

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    Re: Can you please tell me the difference of prepositions?

    Quote Originally Posted by jenniepearl View Post
    I vividly remember the day in which I first met and kissed her.
    It's not natural.

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