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    atabitaraf is offline Key Member
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    decorated with/by sugar

    There is a brand of biscuit, decorated with/by sugar.
    Which preposition is correct?
    I learned that 'by' is used for motor machines, humans or active agents.
    Thanks for your help,

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    Re: decorated with/by sugar

    with

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    Re: decorated with/by sugar

    It might have been decorated with sugar by a person by a machine. I'm not even sure what an "active agent" is or how it would decorate anything!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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