If I use "of" instead of "about" here, does it sound awkward?
Although "of" and "about" can often be used interchangeably, "of" cannot be used in this context. Replacing "about" with "of" would sound awkward here because "about" in this context means "concerning" or "regarding" the topic of something, while "of" generally implies a possessive quality. Thus, "about" is still most appropriate. Ex: You have a great sense of humor! I love that about you. Ex: This book is about personal finance and money management. Ex: I want to visit the field of roses you told me about. Ex: The tire of the car was flat.
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