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  1. zoobinshid's Avatar
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    #1

    Exclamation On Or In!!!

    Hello everybody,
    Would you please tell me which one is right?
    Please don`t sit (on) this seat.
    Please don`t sit (in) this seat.

    Thanks in advance,

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    Re: On Or In!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by zoobinshid
    Hello everybody,
    Would you please tell me which one is right?
    Please don`t sit (on) this seat.
    Please don`t sit (in) this seat.
    Thanks in advance,
    Both! It depends on how you "see" the seat. Use on if you mean the surface of the seat, or in if you see the seat as something which partly surrounds your body - more than one surface.

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