Verb + For Combinations! List of common verb preposition combinations with for with ESL picture and example sentences in English.
Big list of 120+ useful verb preposition collocations in English.
Verb + For Collocation Examples
List of Combinations with FOR
- Account for
- Admire for
- Allow for
- Apologize for
- Ask for
- Be for
- Blame for
- Care for
- Charge for
- Congratulate for
- Count for
- Earmark for
- Excuse for
- Forgive for
- Keep for
- Pay for
- Pray for
- Prepare for
- Scold for
- Search for
- Substitute for
- Thank for
- Vote for
- Vouch for
- Wait for
- Wish for
- Work for
Combinations with For with Example Sentences
- That accounts for his success.
- I really admire you for your courage.
- I think you need to allow for misunderstandings.
- I want to apologize for my mistakes.
- I always ask for extra tomato sauce on my pizza.
- I‘m for Mayor Martini.
- I blame Janet for the broken pottery.
- He doesn’t care for playing golf.
- The accountant charged him $400 for his advice.
- All three are to be congratulated for doing so well.
- Your good marks count for 50% of your grade.
- Congress earmarked $6 million for safety improvements.
- I can’t excuse myself for not doing it.
- He never forgave himself for harming her.
- Would you keep my dog for me?
- Let me pay for Tom.
- I’ll pray for you.
- A hotel room is being prepared for them.
- Rose scolded the child gently for her bad behavior.
- Anan searched for a parking place.
- Margarine can be substituted for butter in this recipe.
- She said goodbye and thanked us for coming.
- There were 21 votes for and 17 against the motion, with 2 abstentions.
- I can vouch for her ability to work hard.
- Wait for me!
- She shut her eyes and wished for him to get better.
- He works for an engineering company.
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Verb Preposition Examples
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- Verb + Preposition FOR
- Verb + Preposition WITH
- Verb + Preposition FROM
- Verb + Preposition IN
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Last Updated on April 3, 2020