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# Query for the pros (Due to v. Because of v. Caused by)

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Hi guys

As always, looking for help in clarifying the use of above mentioned three sets
-usage of 'due to'
-usage of 'caused by'
-usage of 'because of'

when do we use which one?
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27 Sep 2012, 19:34
'Due to' and 'caused by' are used inter changeably. Best explanation : http://e-gmat.com/blogs/?p=137
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01 Oct 2012, 14:05
echelon99 wrote:
Hi guys

As always, looking for help in clarifying the use of above mentioned three sets
-usage of 'due to'
-usage of 'caused by'
-usage of 'because of'

when do we use which one?

Read in forums that "because" modifies verb (answers WHY questions) &
"due to" modifies adjectives, nouns. (Answers HOW questions).
Re: Query for the pros (Due to v. Because of v. Caused by)   [#permalink] 01 Oct 2012, 14:05
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# Query for the pros (Due to v. Because of v. Caused by)

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