San
Lv 5

Which word is correct?

The racoon is rummaging (in / through) a heap of spilled garbage.

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago
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    Both could be correct.

    For me, "in" implies the raccoon is actually in the middle of the heap, and "through" could mean at the edge of the heap.

    • San
      Lv 5
      2 months agoReport

      Thanks!

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  • 2 months ago

    It’s rummaging through the garbage

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  • 2 months ago

    kind of depends on the image you want to create

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