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    collocation of "interfere"

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am on the right track by the interpretation of the expressions in bold in the following sentences?

    To interfere with party disputes.
    There was no room for anyone to interfere with his own opinions.
    Don't interfere in my affairs.
    Don't interfere with me.
    He is always interfering in our affairs.
    interfere = to enter into, or take a part in, to intermeddle; to interpose
    Workers in a crowded shop may interfere with each other's activity.
    Nothing must be allowed to interfere with our plans for the weekend.
    Pleasure must not be allowed to interfere with business.
    interfere = to come in collision; to be in opposition; to clash;
    The high buildings interfere with a wide view.
    interfere = be an obstacle,
    The noise interferes with my work.
    I shall go tomorrow, if nothing interferes.
    This interferes with my plans.
    They interfere with national technical means of verification.
    They interfere with yours health.
    The USA interferes in the internal affairs of other countries.
    In this point you interfere with historical tradition.

    Thank you for your efforts.

    Regards,

    V.

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    Exclamation Re: collocation of "interfere"

    Quote Originally Posted by vil View Post
    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am on the right track by the interpretation of the expressions in bold in the following sentences?
    To interfere with party disputes. Ok = To take a part in the dispute possibly for a solution
    There was no room for anyone to interfere with his own opinions.
    OK, to meddle with ones opinion with a view to change it.
    Don't interfere in my affairs.
    Ok Your involvement in my affairs is uncalled for
    Don't interfere with me.
    Allow me to work independently. OK
    He is always interfering in our affairs.
    OK
    interfere = to enter into, or take a part in, to intermeddle; to interpose
    Workers in a crowded shop may interfere with each other's activity.
    In such a situation the out put is affected. Ok
    Nothing must be allowed to interfere with our plans for the weekend.
    Let us hope for the best.Ok
    Pleasure must not be allowed to interfere with business.
    If you want it to prosper. OK.
    interfere = to come in collision; to be in opposition; to clash;
    The high buildings interfere with a wide view.
    So you can not see anything beyond the building.
    interfere = be an obstacle,
    The noise interferes with my work.
    Hence, it is difficult to concentrate on serious matters. OK
    I shall go tomorrow, if nothing interferes. = No obstacles cropped up.Ok
    This interferes with my plans.
    OK
    They interfere with national technical means of verification.
    A term used in arms control negotiations, which have a general theme called "trust but verify”. OK
    They interfere with yours health.
    OK
    The USA interferes in the internal affairs of other countries.
    OK
    In this point you interfere with historical tradition.
    This point of yours is a cause to interfere.. OK

    Thank you for your efforts.

    Regards,

    V.
    SKP

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