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    Preposition help needed

    Dear friends, check this sentence and tell me which preposition would be correct in this sentence.

    Sentence: How much you know about the subject you are talking about would be known to all by my next sentence.

    How much you know about the subject you are talking about would be known to all in my next sentence. Or

    How much you know about the subject you are talking about would be known to all from my next sentence.

    Which preposition would be correct to use.

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    Re: Preposition help needed

    Quote Originally Posted by razer View Post
    Dear friends, check this sentence and tell me which preposition would be correct in this sentence.

    Sentence: How much you know about the subject you are talking about would be known to all by my next sentence.

    How much you know about the subject you are talking about would be known to all in my next sentence. Or

    How much you know about the subject you are talking about would be known to all from my next sentence.

    Which preposition would be correct to use.
    'by' or 'from'.
    But I'd rephrase it.
    Everyone will be able to tell from my next sentence how much you know about the subject you are talking about.
    or perhaps:How much do you know about the subject you are talking about? Everyone will be able to tell from my next sentence.

    You can tell from/by my next sentence.
    All will be revealed in/by my next sentence.


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