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    Do I need to use "of"?

    Hi,

    Question:
    Do I need to use "of"?


    Sentence:

    One of the problems that we should take account of before we start is lack of money.


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    Re: Do I need to use "of"?

    Quote Originally Posted by uktous View Post
    Hi,

    Question:
    Do I need to use "of"? yes


    Sentence:

    One of the problems that we should take account of before we start is lack of money.

    But you could also say 'One of the problems that we should take into account before we start is lack of money.'

    http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/account See definition 25.

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