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    meaning of with in this sentence

    Hi,

    He was removed from his job with the manager saying he was not eligible for the post.

    what is the meaning of with in this sentence. May I write the above sentence as below

    He was removed from his job because the manager said he was not eligible for the post.

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    Re: meaning of with in this sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by jacob1985 View Post

    He was removed from his job with the manager saying he was not eligible for the post.

    What is the meaning of 'with' in this sentence? May I write the above sentence as below:

    He was removed from his job because the manager said he was not eligible for the post.
    Yes, you may.

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    Re: meaning of with in this sentence

    Your rewrite is better.

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