assist in

assist in

To help with something. A person's name or a pronoun can be used between "assist" and "in." Who wants to assist me in this endeavor? My boss wants me to assist in this project, so here I am!
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assist someone in something

to help a particular person working on a task. Please assist Greg in the committee's assignment. We assisted him in the whole procedure.
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assist in something

to help with something. May I assist in this? Please assist in this task.
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We had to assist in writing the regulations and procedures; lease, open, and equip 112 amnesty offices nationwide; and train 2,000 new people.
In Pakistan, the government is considering a proposal that its national ID card include blood group information to assist in AIDS screening.
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