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I have this sentence:

Along with something (cause), something else (effect) happened.

From text books I know that parts that are connected by “along with” should be in the same form and in the same category. What are the possible corrections for this sentence?

p.s. I need both meanings: cause and effect and happening together.

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No, "along with" means they happen together, perhaps having a common cause.

Correction:

Because of something (cause), something else (effect) happened.

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What would you say to show that they also happened together? –  salman.mirghasemi Jul 21 '11 at 9:04
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