Learn useful Collocations with the Preposition IN in English – Prepositions with Nouns.
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A decrease in
- Half the companies in the survey reported a decrease in sales.
A fall in
- There is a steep fall in profits this year.
A rise in
- There has been a sharp rise in the number of people out of work.
An increase in
- There has been an increase in demand for two-bedroom flats.
- She has lost her belief in God.
- There was no change in the patient’s condition overnight.
- I’d like to do a course in computer programming.
Prepositions with Nouns: Useful Collocations with the Preposition IN
- We apologize for the delay in answering your letter.
- We measured the difference in temperature.
- I had no difficulty in making myself understood.
- The novel is based on his experiences in the war.
- There is the rapid growth in violent crime.
- Do your parents take an interest in your friends?
- I need some lessons in how to set up a website.
- The club encourages participation in sporting activities.
- Working has a very important place in all our lives.
- He had a lot of success in his career.