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    maoyueh is offline Member
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    problem about / problem with

    1. The problem about your English is that you have a limited vocabulary.
    2. The problem with your English is that you have a limited vocabulary.

    Which of the above sentences is correct and natural? Thank you very much.

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    Route21 is offline Senior Member
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    Re: problem about / problem with

    As an NES but not a teacher, I believe #2 is correct and natural. I would not use "about" in that context.

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