PREPOSITIONS Part 8--FOR

Prepositions | Free Vectors, Stock Photos & PSD
Photo credit: Freepik

Again, these are the words that often go with the prepositon FOR.

Account
How do you account for these inconsistencies in your financial report?

Ask
I asked for chopsticks but the waiter gave me a fork.

Act
My mother is 89 years old. She can't go to the  city hall to sign the documents. Who will act for her?

Apologize
I apologize for screaming at you a while ago. I was emotional. I did not intend to hurt your feelings.

Blame
The driver was blamed for the accident. He was talking on the phone while he was driving. Fortunately, nobody was seriously injured.

Beg
You don't have to beg for a person's love. Love yourself first and then, the right person will come to you.

Call
The angry demonstrators were calling for the resignation of the incompetent mayor.

Charge
The seller charged me P100.00 for the very simple face mask.

Exchange
The little boy gave me his pet hamster in exchange for Google gift cards.

Hope
You want to get a good TOEIC score yet you don't even spend a minute to study for your exam. Well, you can hope for a miracle.

Look
He went to the big city to look for a job.

Mistake
People always mistake me for my sister. I don't even look like my sister. Do these people have defective vision?

Pay
The young woman paid for the dress and she walked out of the boutique happily.

Prepare
Don't disturb me. I'm preparing for a big singing competition.

Provide
Your brothers and sisters are physically fit to work. Why do you always have to provide for them?

Search
Astronomers have been searching for intelligent life in Mars and in other planets.

Thank
Thank you for the flowers you sent me last night. I put them on my bed.

Vote
I know that you are going to vote for Mr. Smith. Well, I'm going to vote for his opponent.

Wait
The train was delayed. We waited for it for ten minutes.

Comments

Popular Posts