[Grammar] He is self-centred, with little interest in the organisation's needs.

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He is self-centred, with little interest in the organisation's needs.

what does 'with' mean here?
I have two assumptions:

1) He is self-centred, who have little interest in the organisation's needs.
2) He is self-centred, and have little interest in the organisation's needs.
 

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Neither is correct if you use the verb form "have" with "he". Change that first and then we can work on the rest.
 

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Thanks. I often have problem with subject-verb agreement. I am so careless about it.
Are they correct now?

1) He is self-centred, who has little interest in the organisation's needs.
2) He is self-centred, and has little interest in the organisation's needs.
 
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You've got the right idea with #2.
 

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Number 1 is wrong. You could replace "who" with a conjunction to make it correct.
 

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If you want to keep "who", you can change the start to "He is a self-centred man/person/employee, ...".
 
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