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    #1

    At the door and on the door

    What are the differences in usages of 'at the door' and 'on the door.'

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    #2

    Re: At the door and on the door

    Please give us some complete sentences to consider.

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    #3

    Re: At the door and on the door

    eg
    1. There is a bell hanging on the door.

    Another question is Bo is standing right next to the door.

    Can I say :
    a. Bo is standing at the door.
    b. Bo is standing by the door.

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    #4

    Re: At the door and on the door

    All four are OK.

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    Re: At the door and on the door

    They are, but I would mostly use at the door if the person is going to enter or leave and not if they are simply located there.

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