Live in Live on Live at Rules?

FAQs Cindy Castillo August 9, 2022

How do you use live in live on and live at?

Is it live in or live at?

“I live in x” is correct when x is a general area such as a city or country. Ex. “I live in Canada.” “I live in x” is correct if x is a specific address.

Should I use I live at or I live in?

If a particular house has a name (think Bronte sisters) then you might live in the house (I’ve lived in Greyoaks all my life), but if it’s not a single family home (let’s say, it is a hotel or an apartment building), then it is IN. You also live IN a town or named neighborhood like Nob Hill and AT an intersection.

How do you use live on?

to live on or to exist She died ten years ago, but her memory lives on. He lived fifteen years after the death of his wife.

What floor do you live on or in?

What floor do you live on? There is no need to use in/or twice in the same sentence. On is more commonly used when talking about living on floors.

What is a live in girlfriend?

Designation of a person who lives unmarried at the place of residence of their sexual partner. a living friend. noun.

Do you live in or on a street?

You are both right. Your teacher, thinking English, says that living in (street) is correct; They, thinking American, say live on (street) is correct. That’s the only difference.

Is it working in or working at?

You work in a place like a bank, shop or factory: She works in a library. You work at a specific place or organization: She works at the Library of Congress.

Do you say in or on an island?

Senior member. We use “on the island” when referring to a piece of land surrounded by water. We use “on the island” when referring to a territory or place with its own setting, circumstances, environment, etc.

What is the difference between in on and at?

An indicates a more specific place and time compared to the preposition in. At indicates a more specific time and place than am.

Where do we use in and on?

Where do we live on?

Earth is the planet we live on. It is the only planet in the solar system with liquid water on its surface. It is also the only planet we know to have life.

What is the meaning of lives on?

Definition of live on

: survive its legend lives on.

What are the rules of preposition?



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