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    ripley is offline Senior Member
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    Default contest a decision BY OF the referee

    Hi,
    should I say

    1) he is contesting a decision OF the referee
    2) he is contesting a decision By the referee

    ?
    Thanks

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    karlvh is offline Newbie
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    Default Re: contest a decision BY OF the referee

    Quote Originally Posted by ripley View Post
    Hi,
    should I say

    1) he is contesting a decision OF the referee
    2) he is contesting a decision By the referee

    ?
    Thanks
    In this context, there is no difference. Both are correct.

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