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Rule "Collocation: in/on a island"

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Description: Collocation: in/on a island
Message: The usual preposition for "island" is "on", not "in".
Category: Collocations (ID: COLLOCATIONS)
Link: https://languagetool.org/insights/post/in-on-at-grammar/#using-%E2%80%9Cin%E2%80%9D-%E2%80%9Con%E2%80%9D-and-%E2%80%9Cat%E2%80%9D-as-prepositions-of-place
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • Our house is located in a small island surrounded by ices. There are no other houses around us.
    Correction suggestion: on a small island
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: IN_A_ISLAND [24]
Version: 5.9-SNAPSHOT (2022-08-11 20:33:03 +0000)