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    in words vs with words

    1) Say it in words.
    2) Say it with words.

    Can someone please tell me what's the differene between these two sentences?

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    Re: in words vs with words

    Quote Originally Posted by daemon99 View Post
    1) Say it in words.
    2) Say it with words.

    Can someone please tell me what's the difference between these two sentences?
    In this case, they mean the same.
    Say it in/with words I can understand. (Preference for 'in')
    Say you love her with flowers.
    (Not 'in')
    Say you love her in/with words.
    He expresses himself in/with his music/paintings.

    You'll be understood whichever you use.

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