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    Tan Elaine is offline Key Member
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    ...we enshrined the object of worship at our home three months later.

    Although we had been devout believers of the Bodhisattva Guan Yin for many years, we enshrined the object of worship at our home three months later.

    The above sentence is from a Buddhist magazine.

    Would it be correct if I changed 'at' to 'in'?

    Thanks.

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    Re: ...we enshrined the object of worship at our home three months later.

    Only if the shrine was in the house. It could have been in the yard.

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    Re: ...we enshrined the object of worship at our home three months later.

    To expand on what Raymott said, "at the house" could mean "in the house" or "in the yard". "In" only means "in the house".

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