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Rule "Collocation: in (on) university projects"

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Description: Collocation: in (on) university projects
Message: The usual preposition for "\3...projects" is "on". Did you mean \3 \4 \5 \6 on \8 projects?
Category: Collocations (ID: COLLOCATIONS)
Link: https://www.dailywritingtips.com/apply-to-apply-for-and-apply-with/
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • Later, I started working as a Research Assistant in university projects again.
    Correction suggestion: working as a Research Assistant on university projects
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: WORK_IN_ON_A_PROJECT [39]
Version: 6.0-SNAPSHOT (2022-09-28 20:33:03 +0000)