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    to chace somebody/to chace after somebody

    HI everybody,

    would you please help me with these two terms :

    1) to chace somebody

    2) to chace after somebody

    All the best

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    Re: to chace somebody/to chace after somebody

    Firstly it's chase. There's not much difference, but it could be more direct without the preposition; if you chase after somebody, you try to catch them up, so you'd chase after a friend to tell them something. If you chase someone, you try to catch them, so the police would chase a criminal.

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