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    without/not doing something

    Hello.

    'I told her that she was deciding something without knowing about it'.

    Can I say 'I told her that she was deciding something not knowing about it'.
    I guess both sentences are correct, aren't they?

    Thanks, Alex.

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    Re: without/not doing something

    Quote Originally Posted by AlexAD View Post
    Hello.

    'I told her that she was deciding something without knowing about it'.

    Can I say 'I told her that she was deciding something not knowing about it'.
    I guess both sentences are correct, aren't they?

    Thanks, Alex.
    I suppose so. They're both awkward. But in the right context, she'd understand what you were saying. I assume you mean that she was making a decision without really having enough relevant information about the matter.
    Grammatically, the first is much simpler and more natural.

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