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    AUTOMOON is offline Member
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    Default Bring on/ Bring about

    Here are two sentences:

    -Polio, or infantile paraphis, brought__ his lameness when he was only 7.
    -Drinking and dissipation brought ___problems with his constitution.


    Would you fill in those blanks with on or about ? Or either?

    Tell me why , thanks .

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    Default Re: Bring on/ Bring about

    With health, we often use 'on', but 'about'would make sense in the first, where the lameness is solely caused by polio.

    http://www.usingenglish.com/referenc...l-verbs/b.html

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