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Offline beautyhero922

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disputes in or at the East and South China seas
« on: November 03, 2016, 01:25:39 pm »
Which preposition should be used in the phrase below, in or at? Or are Both OK?

1) disputes in/ at the East and South China seas

If one of the two is acceptable, please tell me why.

Thanks in advance.


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Re: disputes in or at the East and South China seas
« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2016, 02:41:26 pm »
in - because the disputes are in the seas not outside them.
« Last Edit: November 03, 2016, 02:47:47 pm by admin »
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