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    There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

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    Re: There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    1. There is a missing article.
    2. One of the prepositions is wrong.
    3. There is an ambiguity about the location of the flower design.
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    Re: There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    Skylights are on roofs, not doors. If the skylight can be opened, call it an ​opening skylight.

    Also, an iron door would be very unusual. Do you mean a metal, or steel, door?
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    Re: There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    1. There is a missing article.
    2. One of the prepositions is wrong.
    3. There is an ambiguity about the location of the flower design.
    There is a skylight on a metal door with the flower design on it. I do not know what is the way to say that the flower design was inside the skylight. If you are saying that we do not say these openings skylights if they are on a door then what do we say them?

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    Re: There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    If you are saying that we do not call these openings 'skylights' if they are above a door then what do we call them?
    transoms

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    Re: There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    On the metal door, there was a transom with a flower design.
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    Re: There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    I'd say ​Above the metal door, there was a transom....
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    Re: There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    Good point. I have Googled it though, and it appears that the transom is the crossbeam above the door and the glass above it is called a transom window or transom light. However, they are both above the door.
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    Re: There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    I considered mentioning that those things are transom windows but I decided nobody would care about that little detail.
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    Re: There is a skylight on an iron door with flower design in it.

    Oh, we care about every little detail here!
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