Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. Newbie
    Student or Learner

    • Join Date: Sep 2009
    • Posts: 4
    #1

    Usage of the word Concern

    Could you please explain me the difference between usage of the word 'concerned' as 'concerned with' and 'concerned about'

    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Bulgarian
      • Home Country:
      • Bulgaria
      • Current Location:
      • Bulgaria

    • Join Date: Sep 2007
    • Posts: 5,000
    #2

    Re: Usage of the word Concern

    I’m not a teacher.

    Hi kilambi,

    Here are a few words concerning the matter in question:

    The phrase “concerned about” means “worried about” and the phrase “concerned with” means “interested in”. (concerned with establishing the truth).

    Regards,

    V.

  2. Newbie
    Student or Learner

    • Join Date: Sep 2009
    • Posts: 4
    #3

    Smile Re: Usage of the word Concern

    That was quite easy to understand.I confused reading through many examples given in various sites.


    Thanks a lot.................

Similar Threads

  1. [General] Usage of the word Harbor
    By The Learner in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 18-May-2009, 20:39
  2. [Grammar] Proper usage of the word "o'clock"
    By cousette in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-May-2009, 21:17
  3. Word Usage
    By The Learner in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 22-Apr-2008, 17:31
  4. the usage of the word "introduce"
    By sky753 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 27-Sep-2004, 11:53
  5. word usage
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-Apr-2004, 16:03

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •