A word on Grammar:Prepositions after superlatives

After superlatives, we normally use two prepositions of and in

♥ we use in with a singular word referring to a place or group

I am the happiest woman in the world

Mary is the fastest player in the team

♥we use of before plurals, before time periods such as year/month

She’s the fastest tennis player of them all

Saturday is the best day of the week

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4 thoughts on “A word on Grammar:Prepositions after superlatives

  1. That might be the exception. This is English wat we are talking about here. Plenty of exceptions for every rule

  2. What about the example: “Today is the best day of my life.” Why is it “of” here?

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