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    relate to and relate with

    Dear teachers,

    Please read the sentence:

    It is a tragic love story relating _________ a young couple.
    a. to b. with

    The key is "a''. No problem. My question is why "b" isn't correct?

    Looking forward to hearing from you.
    Thank you in advance.

    Jiang

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    Re: relate to and relate with

    Quote Originally Posted by jiang View Post
    Dear teachers,

    Please read the sentence:

    It is a tragic love story relating _________ a young couple.
    a. to b. with

    The key is "a''. No problem. My question is why "b" isn't correct?

    Looking forward to hearing from you.
    Thank you in advance.

    Jiang
    "relate with" is simply wrong. I can't think of any occasion where you'd need to say or write "relate with" instead of "relate to".

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