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What's the difference between "På" and "i" and how do you know which to use?

Hi! I'm struggling with the above question, I'd really appreciate help.

Thank you!

July 29, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Marsine16

The short answer is that 'på' means 'on' and 'i' means 'in'. Of course there are execptions and depends on the context, but here's an example:

The book's ON the box = Bogen ligger PÅ kassen. The book's IN the box = Bogen ligger I kassen.

I'll gladly give you more examples if you want.

July 29, 2019

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