Prepositions and Verbs

Grammar Index : 2


Prepositions and Verbs are called Phrasal Verbs.


Examples :


  1. He accused me of misbehaviour.


  2. The child fell into a water pond.


  3. He waited for his friend’s arrival.


  4. She received us from AirPort.


  5. When 2 is added to 2, we get 4.


  6. Old computer differs from the new one.


  7. He asked for more money.


  8. They are used to fight with everyone.


  9. India does not care for inefficiency.


  10. My daughter insisted on going to Mumbai for this summer holidays.


  11. Whenever I come across this village, I think of Keats’ Poems.


  12. First of all, get rid of this old bike.



Few other frequently used Prepositions with Verbs :


  • Accuse of

  • Account for

  • Add to

  • Admit to

  • Agree on

  • Arrive at (a place)

  • Ask for

  • Base on

  • Be dressed in

  • Benefit from

  • Cater to

  • Care for

  • Depend on

  • Differ from

  • Dream of

  • Experiment on

  • Fight with

  • Get rid of

  • Glare at

  • Happen to

  • Hinge on

  • Insist on

  • Invest in

  • Joke about

  • Know about

  • Meet with

  • Nod to

  • Pay for

  • Provide for

  • Relate to

  • React to

  • Talk to

  • Talk about

  • Think of

  • Vote for

  • Vote against


  • Here are more Phrasal Verbs.

    Phrasal Verbs Index

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