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    busy with/ doing sth


    1. She was busy_________ a variety of articles to the customers
    A with introducing
    B introducing
    C for introducing
    D in introducing

    I chose the correct answer (B). But I don't know the difference between
    Busy with doing sth
    and busy doing sth

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    Re: busy with/ doing sth

    Quote Originally Posted by san2612 View Post
    1. She was busy_________ a variety of articles to the customers
    A with introducing
    B introducing
    C for introducing
    D in introducing

    I chose the correct answer (B). But I don't know the difference between
    Busy with doing sth
    and busy doing sth
    We're usually "busy + verb" and "busy with + noun".

    I'm busy watching TV.
    I'm busy with a friend and we're watching TV.

    Is John available?
    I'm sorry, he's busy with a customer.

    Is John available?
    I'm sorry, he's busy serving a customer.

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