Meanwhile, I bring you 5 examples of “verb + preposition” that you can use in your everyday conversation.
Let’s go !
– Apologize for
To tell someone that you are sorry for having done something that has caused problems or unhappiness for them
Ex: He apologized profusely for having to leave at 5:30 p.m.
– Succeed in
To achieve something that you have been aiming for
Ex: You need to be pretty tough to succeed in the fashion world, it’s such a competitive industry.
– Approve of
To agree with or support someone or something.
Ex: I don’t approve of what you have done, it’s bad.
– Believe in
to think that someone or something exists
Ex: I’m beginning to think you actually believe in ghosts!
– Insist on
To continue something, or to continue to do something
Ex: Why do you insist on leaving your gadgets all over the floor?
* I hope those verbs have helped you improve your English. If you need any more help with your English, send us a message to firstname.lastname@example.org , we’ll be happy to assist you.
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