Preposition

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Which one is the correct preposition?

My applications got lost ...... the mail. (in, with, by)

They rushed through ... the questions. (at, by, with)

asked Dec 27 '13 at 05:43 Z. A. Jazley Contributor

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in- unless it was lost among the rest of your mail when you brought it in--that would be with-.

 

None for the second sentence since you used another preposition already:

"They rushed through the questions."

No need for another preposition.

link answered Dec 27 '13 at 05:50 Aaron Prejean Expert

Thanks a lot.

Z. A. JazleyDec 27 '13 at 05:53

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