At the Office
Prepositions of Place, Similarity and Function
Use 'in' with countries, cities, towns and regions.
The code of ethics we wrote in the United States includes respecting privacy unless the law requires disclosure. "
The regulatory agency is in downtown Portland.
Use 'at' for place in a city, town or village.
The success of collaborative relationships between doctors was demonstrated at the hospital.
The Community-Based Learning Initiative starts at school.
Like and As
Use 'like' as a preposition to express that two are objects are similar in some characteristic.
The Community Foundation of Boston is just like the Community Foundation of Chicago.
Community groups in the United States behave just like community groups in the UK.
Use 'as' to express the function that a person takes in an organization.
Tom is employed as the director of the Community Health and Rural Development Society of Crawford.
Tom does drug screenings because he works as a hiring agent.