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    Prepositions

    have a doubt about this sentence: "Arriving to human resources studies at 18 years old and not knowing where to go" . Should it be "arriving AT Human Resources studies at the age of 18 and not knowing where to go" .... or is there a better way of saying the same thing?? a "more correct" way of saying it?? (...not correct, I know...) ....
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    Re: Prepositions

    First, in English we don't say we have a doubt about something. Instead, say you have a question.

    As for your question, I think "at" is better. (In any case, it's not a question.)

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    Re: Prepositions

    In this case I think OP meant they were uncertain about the sentence. As far as I can tell, the Indian English expression "to have a doubt" can express either having a question or being uncertain. Rather handy, really.
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    Re: Prepositions

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    In this case I think OP meant they were uncertain about the sentence. As far as I can tell, the Indian English expression "to have a doubt" can express either having a question or being uncertain. Rather handy, really.
    I'll keep that in mind.

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