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    rises from / in

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    I was taught at school that it should be The sun rises in the east.
    Is
    ' from' also possible in standard English?

    Thanks in advance.


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    Re: rises from / in

    I suppose you could say it, but generally "In the East" is preferred. This passage is of course written by someone whose first language was Japanese.

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    Re: rises from / in

    Thanks, Anglika.

    What about the other writer?


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    Re: rises from / in

    He seems to be from Malaysia, now living in New Zealand
    Last edited by Anglika; 18-May-2007 at 10:29. Reason: wrong site checked before answering

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    Re: rises from / in

    Thanks, Anglika.


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