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    He bought it "with" or "from" the money he had.

    Should we say 'He bought it "with" or "from" the money he had?'

    He called him "by" or "from" the phone he had.

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    Re: He bought it "with" or "from" the money he had.

    1. With
    2. From - although I think it could go either way if the sentence was clearer. Either "He called him by phone." or "He called X from the phone he had on him." (meaning on himself, in his pocket, etc)

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    Re: He bought it "with" or "from" the money he had.

    To avoid having to worry about the preposition in 2, you could say "He rang him".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: He bought it "with" or "from" the money he had.

    Could you please also tell me which one to choose? (Not sure what to write "Choose" or "Choose from"?)

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    Re: He bought it "with" or "from" the money he had.

    As Tony said, you could use either. You could also use "on".

    You were right to say "choose". There were two options to choose from but you didn't know which one to choose.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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