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    When do we use the construction 'made of' and when 'made from'?

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    'Made of' is used when the material used doesn't change much- this pen is made of plastic.
    'Made from' is used when the material changes- wine if made from grapes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Basia
    When do we use the construction 'made of' and when 'made from'?
    Go to: http://www.usingenglish.com/forum/vi...highlight=made

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