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    #1

    Inasmuch as VS as, since and because

    Is it correct to sat "inasmuch as" here instead of as, since or because?

    Patients are often unwilling to admit to stress problems inasmuch as they feel they are a form of social failure and it is important that symptoms are identified in order to avoid unnecessary suffering.

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    #2

    Re: Inasmuch as VS as, since and because

    Yes. It means "because of the fact that".

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    #3

    Re: Inasmuch as VS as, since and because

    Do you use "inasmuch as" in spoken-English?
    I rarely come across with this word, that's why I'm askign.
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    #4

    Re: Inasmuch as VS as, since and because

    I don't use it much, if it all.

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