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  1. VIP Member
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    #1

    Without my knowing.

    Tom did XYZ work without my knowing.

    Tom gave Anna's phone number to others without her knowing.

    Tim stole their articles without their knowing.

    Please check.

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    #2

    Re: Without my knowing.

    Change 'knowing' to 'knowledge'.

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    #3

    Re: Without my knowing.

    I'd accept either but in a formal/exam setting, use "knowledge".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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