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Can one say:
I got an A for Physics.
instead of:
I got an A in Physics.
 

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FW said:
Can one say:
I got an A for Physics.
instead of:
I got an A in Physics.

I am wholly unfamiliar with the first one. It is more likely to be used here (USA) in the context of a purchase or trade.

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In BE, you can say 'for Physics'. ;-)
 

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It might be an AE/BE difference.

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I think so. In fact 'for' is probably more common. ;-)
 
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