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They substituted gold with paper money
They replaced gold with paper money.

We replace one thing with another, but we substitute one thing for another. The two phrases mean the reverse of each other: You replace gold with paper money. You substitute paper money for gold.

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I told Liz to not come on Monday.
I told Liz not to come on Monday.

Position not in the negative infinitive immediately before the word to and not after it.

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I found all the windows opened.
I found all the windows open.

The adjective is open. The past participle is opened: Somebody has opened all the windows.

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Did you went to school yesterday?
Did you go to school yesterday?
I did not went to school yesterday.
I did not go to school yesterday.

Use the present infinitive without to, not the past tense after the auxiliary did.

the answer to a question beginning with did is always in the past tense: Did you see the picture? -Yes, I saw the picture; or Yes, I did.

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Don't interfere in my private business!
Don't interfere with my private business!
Paul is always interfering with the equipment.
Paul is always interfering in the equipment

Interfere in means to concern yourself with something which you shouldn't. Interfere with means to do some damage or be a nuisance to someone or something.

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