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1. Shine a light on/at/in the back of the sheet.

2. Shine a light in back of the sheet.

(Which prepositions do we have to use?)

3. Play music for me.

4. I want you to play music with the guitar.

5. I want you to play the CD and make me hear the music from the CD.

(What does #3 mean, #4 or #5?)

  • English -

    #1 -- Either "on" or "at" but not "in."

    #5 -- Stop the sentence after the first instance of "CD."

    #3 and #4 mean that the speaker is asking someone else to play a musical instrument (a guitar, in #4, but any musical instrument in #3). #5 means the speaker is asking for music from a CD in a car or sound system in a house.

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