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trust in versus trust on

Unread postby tiasanggraheni » Thu Dec 17, 2015 3:48 am

hi! i'm new member. Could you tell me which one of the following is correct? trust on or trust in?

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Re: trust in versus trust on

Unread postby Joe » Sat Dec 19, 2015 2:31 pm

Generally speaking we trust or trust in someone.

I'm assuming you are using "trust" as a verb. Without you giving some context (ie the words in a sentence or paragraph) it's hard to say much more.

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Re: trust in versus trust on

Unread postby cerealkillah » Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:19 pm

As a noun trust can come with between "trust between nations" or in "I put my trust in you and you let me down."
When it comes to a verb, you can use it without a preposition "I know I can trust him", or put either to ("I stumbled in the dark, trusting to luck to find the right door") or with ("I'd trust her with my life").

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Re: trust in versus trust on

Unread postby tiasanggraheni » Tue Dec 29, 2015 4:20 am

thank you for your information jopsef and cerealkillah :) its very helpful :)

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Re: trust in versus trust on

Unread postby LeesaJohnson » Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:26 pm

It is an uncountable noun. Your trust in someone is your belief that they are honest and sincere and will not deliberately do anything to harm you.
He destroyed me and my trust in men.
Trust works as a verb (used with object).To have trust or confidence in; rely or depend on.


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