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    #1

    to land a job

    We can say,
    "He landed a great job."
    Then is it correct to say
    "He was landed on a great job"? I saw this sentence and I'm not clear about it.
    If it's correct, why is "on" used here? A phrase?

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    #2

    Re: to land a job

    No. Only the first version is correct.

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    Re: to land a job

    chance, for at least the third time, there is no need to write a new post to say thank you or to quote our replies back to us. Simply click the Like button on any posts you find helpful. It means that we don't have to open the thread again to read your new post and then find that it doesn't include any new information or an additional question.


    Last edited by Rover_KE; 17-Oct-2013 at 11:40.

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