PK Thunder! (darth_paorvosa) wrote in linguaphiles,
PK Thunder!
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prepositions

i'm wondering about something, is there a language where prepositions come after words instead of before? for example, one would say "america in" instead of "in america"?

EDIT: rather than reply to each comment, i'd like to thank everyone so far for the delicious information, it will keep me busy for a while

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