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    Smile Obsessed by?

    In Ben Wildavsky's book "The Great Brain Race", it says...
    "Universities are obsessed by the global marketplace for studetns and professors."
    Can I change the "obsessed by" to "obsessed with" or "obsessed in"?

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    Re: Obsessed by?

    Quote Originally Posted by catoidtang View Post
    In Ben Wildavsky's book "The Great Brain Race", it says...
    "Universities are obsessed by the global marketplace for studetns and professors."
    Can I change the "obsessed by" to "obsessed with" or "obsessed in"?
    No, they are obsessed by it, it obsesses them.

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    Re: Obsessed by?

    But in today's A Level examination, the answer to be chosen is:
    1.with
    2.for
    3.at
    4.in
    I have chosen "with". Am I correct?

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    Re: Obsessed by?

    Quote Originally Posted by catoidtang View Post
    But in today's A Level examination, the answer to be chosen is:
    1.with
    2.for
    3.at
    4.in
    I have chosen "with". Am I correct?
    Of the four, "with" is the only possibility. I much prefer "by".

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