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    "Greed was the root of his downfall."
    "Greed was at the root of his downfall."

    How are "the root of" and "at the root of" different?

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    Re: At The Root Of

    Quote Originally Posted by DarkKnight View Post
    "Greed was the root of his downfall."
    "Greed was at the root of his downfall."

    How are "the root of" and "at the root of" different?
    I would not consider any difference.

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    Re: At The Root Of

    So, it is not worth considering?

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    Re: At The Root Of

    Quote Originally Posted by DarkKnight View Post
    So, it is not worth considering?
    Either one would be understood to mean the same.

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    Re: At The Root Of

    This is the troll again.

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