Poll: They live ____ a farm.

They live ____ a farm.

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Comments:

CG

It's "on".

GrammarNazi

It's definitely on.

Dr Geoffrey Home

A "farm" is an area. You live "on" a farm, but "in" a farmhouse. If you want to live "in" a farm where would that be - on top or under a haystack?

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Vince

Imagine a couch and a rocking chair with armrests. We sit ON a couch, but IN a rocking chair (imagine an enclosure around us). A farm is a vast area, just like a couch, long. We don't feel 'enclosed' living ON a farm.

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