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- in, within, inside
- Jag lade frimärkena inuti kuvertet så att du inte tappar bort dem = I put the stamps inside the envelope so that you won't lose them
- on the inside
- Undrar hur en tennisboll ser ut inuti? = Wonder what a tennis ball looks like on the inside?
Implies more stress on the location as within/on the inside of something - usually something small and/or inaccessible - than does i, which also can have meanings closer to "at" (i skolan = at school), or inne i which denotes a position within, but still with plenty of space and/or easy access (such as buildings).
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