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Koh Elaine
Posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 11:08:05 PM
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The table is at/in the corner of the room.

Which is the correct preposition?

Thanks.
palapaguy
Posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 11:30:19 PM

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"In the corner" is more common in AE, but both forms would be understood.
Jyrkkä Jätkä
Posted: Wednesday, March 7, 2018 1:27:26 AM

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In the corner sounds better everywhere. At works, though.

In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.
Jigneshbharati
Posted: Wednesday, March 7, 2018 1:48:06 AM
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Koh Elaine
Posted: Wednesday, March 7, 2018 6:56:25 PM
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Thanks to all of you.
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