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assist (one) at

To help another person with something, usually in a medical setting. Who is going to assist me at the laparotomy this morning?
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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 with

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

to serve as a helper or assistant in some procedure. (This usually refers to a surgical procedure.) Will you assist at surgery this morning? I would be happy to assist you at the procedure.
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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 someone with someone or something

to help someone manage someone or something, especially with lifting or physical management. Assist me with Jane, won't you? Will you assist me with this heavy box? Sally assisted herself with the math problem. She did it on her own.
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The investigators also had six of the fake applicants try to apply for coverage through navigators and other in-person assisters, Bagdoyan testified, according to a written version of his testimony posted on the Finance Committee website.
More recently, in May 2014, DHHS addressed state assister laws head-on in final regulations on various aspects of the ACA's health insurance marketplaces for the coming year and beyond.
L'Ane a dit : "Nous devons nous faire assister des Cochons dans notre guerre contre les Moutons".
Consumers, assisters, agents and broker, and call center representatives should all have the same information about a given account, and the account information should be updated in real time to the greatest extent possible," the group says.
For typical brokers and typical non-broker assisters, handling a non-group exchange application took an average of about one to two hours, according to the survey data.
Les amoureux des arts populaires ont pu, par la suite, assister a la representation sur scene de spectacles de 21 troupes representant les differentes regions du Royaume, du Nord au Sud, des montagnes aux plaines, refletant ainsi la richesse et la diversite des arts populaires et traditionnels marocains.
Meriam Bensalah, presidente de la CGEM, venue assister a l'ouverture du festival, nous a livre ses impressions a propos de ce rendez-vous.
Cette derniere n'avait d'ailleurs pas hesite a revetir la tenue officielle des caddies pour assister son compagnon sur le green lors du Par 3 contest, un tournoi amical dispute la veille du Masters d'Augusta.
Plusieurs anciennes stars du football africain et mondial devant assister au tournoi des champions de mini football, ont vu leurs vols en direction de Tunis retardes suite a la suspension pour plusieurs heures des vols de Tunisair en raison d'un conflit interne entre deux corps de metier, apprend-on de source proche de la federation tunisienne de mini-foot.
Les tribunes installees a la Grande-Poste a l'intention des invites, notamment des familles et des anciens moudjahidine, etaient insuffisantes pour accueillir le nombreux public venu assister a cette ceremonie commemorative du 1er novembre 1954.
gov should always be the primary website you use to perform these assister functions," officials say.
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Nabil Fahmy, en deplacement a Paris pour assister a la reunion du "Core group" du Groupe des amis du peuple syrien.
Le president Mohamed Morsi s'est envole hier soir pour la capitale qatarie Doha pour y assister au 24eme sommet de la Ligue Arabe, prevu ces 26 et 27 mars.
L'escrimeuse tunisienne Ines Boubakri, medaillee du bronze aux Jeux Olympiques de Rio-2016, est arrivee ce vendredi a Tunis en provenance de Paris, et elle doit assister a la ceremonie annuelle organisee par l'agence Tunis Afrique Presse (TAP), en l'honneur des meilleurs sportifs tunisiens de l'annee 2016.