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    • Join Date: Apr 2008
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    year of

    My friend and I were at college together.
    When I was in the 4th year, he was in the 5th one.
    So: He was one year of me.

    Which preposition would be used to say that:
    I was one year ... him.


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    Re: year of

    My friend and I were at college together.
    When I was in the 4th year, he was in the 5th/he was in year 5.
    So: He was one year ahead of me.

    Which preposition would be used to say that:
    I was one year behind him.

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