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    #1

    kiss me on or in my cheek

    1- Everyday mommy and daddy kiss me on my cheek.
    2- Everyday mommy and daddy kiss me in my cheek.

    I think 1 is right
    but I want to make sure.

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    #2

    Re: kiss me on or in my cheek

    Yes, "on."

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    #3

    Re: kiss me on or in my cheek

    ...but change 'Everyday' to 'Every day'.

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    #4

    Re: kiss me on or in my cheek

    And you are using "Mommy" and "Daddy" as proper names, so they need capital letters.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    #5

    Re: kiss me on or in my cheek

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    And you are using "Mommy" and "Daddy" as proper names, so they need capital letters.
    They don't in BE.

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    #6

    Re: kiss me on or in my cheek

    I would say that when preceded by "my", then no capitalisation is required:

    Every day, my mum and dad kiss me on the cheek.

    However, if you remove "my", then they are being used as titles:

    Every day, Mum and Dad kiss me on the cheek.

    In BrE, we don't use "Mommy". We use "Mum and Dad", "Mom and Dad" (Midlands/Northern dialects) or "Mummy and Daddy".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #7

    Re: kiss me on or in my cheek

    It's the same here (except for "mom" "mommy" versus "mum" "mummy").

    Over Easter, I went to visit my mom and day.
    My sister said, "Tell Mom and Dad I send my love."

    In the example, they were names.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    #8

    Re: kiss me on or in my cheek

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    It's the same here (except for "mom" "mommy" versus "mum" "mummy").

    Over Easter, I went to visit my mom and day.
    My sister said, "Tell Mom and Dad I send my love."

    In the example, they were names.
    Yes, I was agreeing with you but elaborating a little.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #9

    Re: kiss me on or in my cheek

    And I was reciprocating the elaboration. :)
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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