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    a key for

    Should it be "a key for the garden"?

    I said "from the garden". Is it wrong?

    Thank you.

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    Re: a key for

    It's impossible to say without more context. Please give us an entire sentence to consider.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: a key for

    Аs a resident I would like to apply for the key from the garden.

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    Re: a key for

    I'd say ​key to the garden.

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    Re: a key for

    Quote Originally Posted by irinaofr View Post
    Аs a resident​, I would like to apply for the a key from to/for the garden.
    See above. I assume there is more than one key. If so, you are asking to be given "a" key.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: a key for

    I'd use to, but for is fine. From doesn't work for me.

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