Buddhism, In the journey to peace


Buddhism, On the journey to peace

How the "in" and "on" in this sentence differently mean?

  • Is it title of something ? like a book or an article ?
    – Cardinal
    Aug 18, 2015 at 19:22
  • I think you'd better provide more information, context or ..
    – Cardinal
    Aug 18, 2015 at 19:23
  • With singular, I think it should be "on", with plural, more often "in". Aug 18, 2015 at 19:43
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    This is not a sentence. Thus it is hard to determine which would be more apt. Both are good grammatically. Aug 19, 2015 at 7:43
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    A more common construction for a title would be "Buddhism, the journey to peace", implying that [the practice of] Buddhism is a journey to peace.
    – The Photon
    Dec 17, 2015 at 2:36

2 Answers 2


Based on your provaided details, could be the next:

  • In = inside
  • On = over, about

Further information: http://www.differencebetween.net/language/difference-between-in-and-on/


It is "on the journey", see Oald. I think "on the journey" is analogue to "on the way". http://www.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com/definition/english/journey_1?q=journey

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