Words with appropriate prepositions
Some words are followed by particular prepositions. Examples are given below
The authorities searched for the missing plane for several weeks; still, they could not find any traces of it.
His condition was beginning to deteriorate. So we sent for a doctor.
You must not be too sensitive to criticism.
We are short of funds.
I am sick of his hypocrisy.
Our customs are very similar to theirs.
Fortune smiled on him and he prospered.
The villagers are steeped in ignorance.
You must not stoop to that level.
Everyone had to submit to his wishes.
Do you subscribe to the doctrine of rebirth?
Solomon succeeded to the throne of David.
I am not sure of this.
He was suspected of complicity in the murder.
I am suspicious of his true intentions.
I cannot sympathize with you.
He was accused of tampering with the files and documents.
He has a taste for music.
I can testify to your honesty and integrity.
I am thankful to you for your cooperation.
I am tired of reminding him about it.
He touched upon unemployment and related problems in his talk.
Do not trifle with her feelings.