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    nyggus is offline Key Member
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    Being aware / aware of these problems

    Hi,

    Is "being" necessary in the following sentence? Does it change the meaning?

    Being aware / Aware of these problems, we have analyzed the existing solutions that use tools readily available in statistical software.

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    Re: Being aware / aware of these problems

    Both are fine and natural and mean the same thing.
    I'm not a teacher. I speak American English. I've tutored writing at the University of Southern Maine and have done a good deal of copy editing and writing, occasionally for publication.

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