Preposition of place usage


Can you say the submarine is under the water?

asked May 06 '13 at 13:49 Marcela lima New member

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'Under the water' is fine. The single word, 'underwater', would be more commonly used.


 Here's a link Shawn Moody found that helps explain prepositions of place.

link comment answered May 06 '13 at 13:57 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

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