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    which preposition is more appropriate

    relation to or relation with


    as i have seen both being used with relation

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    Default Re: relation with/to

    Quote Originally Posted by learner110 View Post
    which preposition is more appropriate

    relation to or relation with


    as i have seen both being used with relation

    thanks
    Dear learner:

    relation to

    The relation of X to Y is unchanging.
    Eating habits have a direct relation to life expectancy.
    Their actions bear no relation to what they claim to believe.

    relation(s) with

    Burma's relations with the rest of the world are strained.
    He was troubled by his relation with God.
    The teacher was careful to monitor the students' relations with each other.

    I hope this is helpful,

    Petra

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