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    At the opening.

    Hi teachers,
    I got this 'at the opening' in a book. Can I say it also as 'in the opening'?
    I think we say 'at the beginning' and 'in the beginning' interchangeably. Also 'in the end' and at the end'.

    What do you say about this?

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    Re: At the opening.

    Quote Originally Posted by kite View Post
    Hi teachers,
    I got this 'at the opening' in a book. Can I say it also as 'in the opening'?
    I think we say 'at the beginning' and 'in the beginning' interchangeably. Also 'in the end' and at the end'.

    What do you say about this?
    What is the context?

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    Well, I did not use any context because I wish it wasn't required. I actually wanted to know if they were okay and could be used interchangeably. Do you mean by asking for contexs, that they are okay but used differenly in contexts? If so, I will try some contexts.

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    Re: At the opening.

    Quote Originally Posted by kite View Post
    Well, I did not use any context because I wish it wasn't required. I actually wanted to know if they were okay and could be used interchangeably. Do you mean by asking for contexs, that they are okay but used differenly in contexts? If so, I will try some contexts.
    They cannot always be used interchangeably.

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    Re: At the opening.

    It is not possible to say which expression is appropriate unless we know the context in which you wish to use it.

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