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    preposition

    I'd like to open an account with your bank.
    Whay do we use with here?
    It is in my book.
    Thanks

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    Wink Re: preposition

    Quote Originally Posted by daisy1352 View Post
    I'd like to open an account with your bank.
    Whay do we use with here?
    It is in my book.
    Thanks
    To me, you're going to have an account in that bank, that's what it means.


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    Re: preposition

    Quote Originally Posted by daisy1352 View Post
    I'd like to open an account with your bank.
    Whay do we use with here?
    It is in my book.
    Thanks

    In this context, "with" denotes or expresses a situation of association with the organization.

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