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    Smile take confusing English questions up with native speakers

    I make it a rule to take confusing English questions up with native speakers.
    I make it a habbit to consult (with) native speakers about confusing English questions.



    Do both of the above sounds right and mean about the same? Thanks.

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    Re: take confusing English questions up with native speakers

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    I make it a rule to take confusing English questions up with native speakers.
    I make it a habbit to consult (with) native speakers about confusing English questions.



    Do both of the above sounds right and mean about the same? Thanks.
    Yes. they sound OK, but there are too many b's in habit. (Say: "Do both sound right?")

    ~R

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    Re: take confusing English questions up with native speakers

    Thanks, Ronbee.
    Just to make sure, is "with" in the second version optional or must I keep it?

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    Re: take confusing English questions up with native speakers

    You don't need to use "with" there. We consult people about things.

    ~R

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    Re: take confusing English questions up with native speakers

    Thanks, Ron.

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