Grammar Patterns

in N

The 'height' group

These nouns refer to dimensions. The preposition in often follows an amount.
The coins were 7.5cm in diameter and 1.3cm thick.
She has gained an inch and a half in height.
  • in area
  • in breadth
  • in circumference
  • in depth
  • in diameter
  • in extent
  • in height
  • in length
  • in thickness
  • in weight
  • in width
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