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    beachboy is offline Key Member
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    I'm satisfied with studying medicine.

    I'm satisfied with studying medicine.
    I'm satisfied studying medicine.

    Is the second sentence right? If so, is there any difference between the two sentences?

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    beachboy is offline Key Member
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    Re: I'm satisfied with studying medicine.

    Anybody there?

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    Re: I'm satisfied with studying medicine.

    I'll say there could be some slight difference. "With studying medicine" could imply that there were other options (studying law, etc.) but that this one choice is satisfying. Or "I wanted to be a rock singer, but I'm satisfied with studying medicine."

    "Satisfied studying medicine" states that the act of the studying brings satisfaction. This state of affairs makes me happy.

    Context matters, like always.

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    Re: I'm satisfied with studying medicine.

    You had to wait a long time for an answer, beachboy, because you didn't give any context and we were all trying to figure out what you meant.

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    Re: I'm satisfied with studying medicine.

    I didn't know what the difference was, that's why I didn't even try to contextualize!

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