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    Unhappy Which one is proper?

    Hi, teachers:I just encounered a problem, please help me out, thanks in advance:I just want to know which of the following stences is grammatically proper?1. I need to talk with Tom about this issue.2. I need to talk with Tom this issue.if I need the prep. about here or not?
    Last edited by Barb_D; 18-Mar-2013 at 13:11. Reason: "Talk" was written as "take" and could have diverted attention from the real question.

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    Re: Which one is proper?

    I need to talk to/with Tom about this issue.

    The 'about' cannot be dropped.

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    Re: Which one is proper?

    thank you very much 5jj

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