to have an exam

ratóncolorao

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Hello,

Would you please help me with the following sentence?

"I have to read this book because I will have an exam in it next week."

Does the sentence make sense? Is the preposition "in" correctly used?

Thanks for your help
 

tedmc

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The exam is based on the book.
I will have an exam on the book.

not a teacher
 

ratóncolorao

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However, we say:

I am going to have an exam in French.
 
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