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Rule "Collocation: came in/into"

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Description: Collocation: came in/into
Message: The usual preposition after "\2" is "into", not "\3". The sentence "\1 \2 \3 \4 \5" is a colloquial expression for "\1 had an orgasm in the \5". Did you mean \1 \2 into \4 \5, meaning "\1 arrived"?
Category: Collocations (ID: COLLOCATIONS)
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Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • Judy came in the house after greeting her elders.
    Correction suggestion: Judy came into the house
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: CAME_IN_INTO [90]
Version: 5.9-SNAPSHOT (2022-09-27 20:33:03 +0000)