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    Default amazes me with her vivid description

    The author amazes me with her vivid description of farm life.
    I am amazed by/with the author's vivid description of farm life.


    Do the above two statements mean about the same?
    Second, in the second sentence, which prep. does a better trick, by or with? Thanks.

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    Default Re: amazes me with her vivid description

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    The author amazes me with her vivid description of farm life.
    I am amazed by/with the author's vivid description of farm life.


    Do the above two statements mean about the same?
    Second, in the second sentence, which prep. does a better trick, by or with? Thanks.
    Hi, angliholic!

    Yes, the two statements mean the same thing.

    The use of either by or with will convey the same message.

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    Default Re: amazes me with her vivid description

    You are amazed by something; someone amazes you with something.

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