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I work at a bank/ in a bank. Which is correct and why? Thank you :)
Mar 2, 2014 9:36 PM
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Both are correct! :P The words "in" and "at" are both prepositions of location. The meanings are slightly different, but they are both correct. "I work in a bank," means that you work INSIDE the building of a bank. (You might not even for FOR the bank, perhaps you sell ice-cream at a bank). "I work at a bank," is similar but it is more general. Technically it means you job is within the bank but it is used to say that you are employed by a bank. "I work at a bank," is similar to, "I work for a bank." Hope this helped.
March 2, 2014
Both are correct. You can also work for a bank. You can also work with a bank. Time to learn prepositions properly. Examples like these won't help you. :)
March 2, 2014
" I work at a bank " it's correct
March 2, 2014
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