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    Could this sentence:
    a-I let the cat out of the bag with James.
    Have two meanings:
    1-James and I let the cat out of the bag.
    2-I let the cat out of the bag as regards James. (I let James know what he wasn't supposed to know.)

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    #2

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    If you informed James, then you it would be better to say 'to James'.

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    #3

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    "He let the cat out of the bag" is like its sister phrase "He spilled the beans" in that it usually stands alone. Context will reveal what information was divulged.

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    Thanks a lot TDOL and RonBee.

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    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan
    Thanks a lot TDOL and RonBee.
    You're quite welcome. :)

    (Two more to 100 for navi tasan. :D )

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