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    #1

    taking control of/over

    Hello,
    What should I use?
    He wants to take control over these forums.
    He wants to take control of these forums.


    First I used over, but my dictionary lists of for such a construction.

    There are many other options like:
    He wants to take over these forums.

    I'm not really sure what to use...

    P.S. Don't worry, no one wants to conquer UsingEnglish

    Cheers!

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    #2

    Re: taking control of/over

    Quote Originally Posted by Nightmare85 View Post
    Hello,
    What should I use?
    He wants to take control over these forums.
    He wants to take control of these forums.
    Either.

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