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    I poured milk in the bottel.

    I poured milk in the bottle.

    Is the above sentence OK? I understand, in place of "in", "into" needs to be used but I don't know the reason. If I am correct, can you please explain why "into" needs to be used.

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    #2

    Re: I poured milk in the bottel.

    When one is moving something from one place to inside another place, "into" is correct.

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    #3

    Re: I poured milk in the bottel.

    What about such a sentence? "There are apples in/into the basket." Which preposition is correct?
    Please, show me every single one of my mistakes. Thank you.

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    #4

    Re: I poured milk in the bottel.

    "In".

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    #5

    Re: I poured milk in the bottel.

    [QUOTE=Anil Giria;1198554]I poured milk in the bottle.

    Is the above sentence OK? I understand, in place of "in", "into" needs to be used but I don't know the reason.

    1) Can I write " this" in place of " the above"?
    2) Can I use "is" in place of needs? If not, in what circumstances can we use " is"

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    #6

    Re: I poured milk in the bottel.

    1) yes
    2) yes

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