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What do you plan to major in college?
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  • eoi
  • Jan 31st 2010, 19:21
What do you plan to major in in college?
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  • Snout
  • Sep 26th 2010, 07:58
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  • Snout
  • Sep 26th 2010, 07:58
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Sentence #275589

What do you plan to major in in college?

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Welches Hauptfach gedenkst du zu studieren?
Was willst du auf der Universität als Hauptfach studieren?
Dans quoi as-tu l'intention de te spécialiser à l'université ?
Qu'as-tu l'intention d'étudier à l'université ?
大学[だいがく] で[] は[] 何[なに] を[] 専攻[せんこう] する[] つもり[] です[] か[] 。[]
Wat ben je van plan te gaan studeren?
Jakie kierunek zamierzasz studiować?
Что ты планируешь выбрать в качестве специальности в колледже?
Üniversitede hangi alanda uzmanlaşmayı planlıyorsun?
What do you plan to major in at college?
Kiun ĉefan fakon vi intencas studi?
Pri kio vi intencas specialistiĝi en la universitato.
Kion vi intencas studi en la universitato?
Kion vi volas studi kiel ĉefan fakon en la universitato?


Sep 26th 2010, 07:48
in in?!
Sep 26th 2010, 07:55
I'm not sure, but I guess the first "in" is the particle of the verb to major in sthg, and the second one is the particle indicating the place, eg "college". Native explanation/re explanation welcome !
Sep 26th 2010, 08:36
Using "in in" here is grammatically correct, and sounds natural in spoken language. Repeated words often look strange in writing, even if they represent valid grammar. For example: "I learned that she had had a baby."

As Snout said, the first "in" is associated with "major" (e.g. "I plan to major in linguistics.") and the second "in" is associated with "college".

An acceptable alternative to this would be "What do you plan to major in at college?"

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