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    #1

    for? with? at?

    You are working at Tom.
    You are working with Tom.
    You are working for Tom.

    What does the "at", "with", "for" mean in above sentences?

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    #2

    Re: for? with? at?

    "At" is incorrect. What do you think the other two mean?

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    #3

    Re: for? with? at?

    For "with". It means I'm working with my colleague.Working together.
    For "for". It means I'm an employee who work for employer to earn the money.
    For "at". It means I'm working at this company. Service this company.

    Am I correct? Mike New York.

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    Re: for? with? at?

    "At" is incorrect. If "Tom" is a person, you can't work "at Tom." You can work "at Walmart."

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    #5

    Re: for? with? at?

    Or, as Matthew said earlier in the post I deleted:

    I think 'at' would be correct if it was followed by 'Tom's office'.

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    #6

    Re: for? with? at?

    Quote Originally Posted by Polyester View Post
    Service this company.
    I think the verb is 'serve', but I am not a teacher.

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    #7

    Re: for? with? at?

    So, Rover_KE
    Does my statement correct on post#3?

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    Re: for? with? at?

    No.

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    #9

    Re: for? with? at?

    What's wrong?
    Can you point out the mistake?
    Mike New York

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    #10

    Re: for? with? at?

    Quote Originally Posted by Polyester View Post
    Does Is my statement correct in post #3?
    This is not the first time I have made this correction.

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