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    sticking out of/from/through the ends of the gloves

    His fingers were sticking out of/from/through the ends of the gloves (which had worn through).

    Can all three prepositions be used?

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    Re: sticking out of/from/through the ends of the gloves

    I find both "sticking out of" and "sticking out through" natural. I'm not keen on "sticking out from" - that has a slightly different connotation for me.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: sticking out of/from/through the ends of the gloves

    Thanks so much for your reply, moderator. And thanks to Piscean and Rover too. (The buttons of thank and like again won't work, perhaps because of the network on my side.)

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