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    wrap it in tissue paper or with tissue paper

    In the ditionary, it says I should use in here. Seemingly, it also makes sense to use with here. Do people say "I will rap it with tissue paper?"

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    Re: wrap it in tissue paper or with tissue paper

    Quote Originally Posted by cubezero3 View Post
    In the ditionary, it says I should use in here. Seemingly, it also makes sense to use with here. Do people say "I will rap it with tissue paper?"
    In BrE at least, you wrap (note spelling) IN tissue paper, wrapping paper, newspaper etc.

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    Re: wrap it in tissue paper or with tissue paper

    I would also use in, but I wouldn't think with sounded particularly strange.

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    Re: wrap it in tissue paper or with tissue paper

    Thanks for both of you. I think I'd better stick to in. I must have been influenced by my mother tone.

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