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By is used to say how we do something. 

e.g.: by hand/by post/by check

It is used to say that something is done by somebody.

e.g.: by me, wrote by Scott

By also means besides.

e.g.: by the lake, by the sea, by the street

It is also used when we want to express means of transport.

e.g.: by car/bus/train

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