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    #1

    fill in the blanks 'with' or 'to' what you hear?

    My American editor amended the sentence 'Please fill in the blanks with what you have heard' to read 'Please fill in the blanks to what you hear'. Is this peculiar to American English?

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    Re: fill in the blanks 'with' or 'to' what you hear?

    No, it is peculiar period. Your sentence is better.

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    Re: fill in the blanks 'with' or 'to' what you hear?

    That doesn't work in AmE.

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    #4

    Re: fill in the blanks 'with' or 'to' what you hear?

    I'd use "Please fill in the blanks with what you hear".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: fill in the blanks 'with' or 'to' what you hear?

    Thank you all. The 'thank' button doesn't work for me, so I've got to post my thanks here.

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