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    #1

    work on VS work at

    What is more common (or maybe correct)?
    1.Miranda is still working at her report.
    Or
    2.Miranda is still working on her report.

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    #2

    Re: work on VS work at

    Only on​ is possible.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: work on VS work at

    We use "work at" in some contexts.

    Marriage is not easy. You have to work at it.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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