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    Can I use "with" here?

    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"

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    Re: Can I use "with" here?

    No.

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    #3

    Re: Can I use "with" here?

    Can I omit "of" here?
    Does it make any sense?

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    #4

    Re: Can I use "with" here?

    You can't omit 'of'.

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    Re: Can I use "with" here?

    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.

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