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    plastic gift cards in various amounts

    In stores, they are typically displayed on a colorful rack that contains plastic gift cards in/with various amounts.


    Which fits in the above better, in or with? And why? Thanks.


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    Re: plastic gift cards in various amounts

    The usual collocation is "in various amounts", but there is nothing basically wrong with "with various amounts".

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    Re: plastic gift cards in various amounts

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    In stores, they are typically displayed on a colorful rack that contains plastic gift cards in/with various amounts.


    Which fits in the above better, in or with? And why? Thanks.
    Angli,

    With all of your discussions pertaining to gift cards, I think I know what you are getting me for Christmas!

    Cheers,
    Amigos4

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    Re: plastic gift cards in various amounts

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    The usual collocation is "in various amounts", but there is nothing basically wrong with "with various amounts".
    Thanks, Anglika.
    Got it.

    Quote Originally Posted by amigos4 View Post
    Angli,

    With all of your discussions pertaining to gift cards, I think I know what you are getting me for Christmas!

    Cheers,
    Amigos4
    Yeah! Amigos4.

    You have my priceless blessings! Merry Christmas!

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