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Alexis Espinoza
over speed limit or above speed limit, which one is correct?
Sep 12, 2018 5:11 PM
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I believe 'over the speed limit' would be a more usual collocation, although 'above the speed limit' is acceptable as well. In both cases, however, the definite article ('the') is needed. :)
September 12, 2018
Besides saying someone where driving "10 mph over/above the speed limit", you also could say that someone "exceeded speed limit by 10 mph".
September 12, 2018
Alexis Espinoza
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