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Residents have accused African immigrants of taking their jobs and committing crimes.
Can I use "with" to replace the word "of"?
Last edited by emsr2d2; 18-Apr-2015 at 22:56. Reason: Reduced font size for "of"
Can I omit "of" here?
Does it make any sense?
You can't omit 'of'.
We accuse someone of something.
He accused me of stealing his cake.
I was accused of stealing his cake.
Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.