A to Z Words with their Specific Prepositions

Direct and Indirect Speech with Rules and Examples
April 16, 2020
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A to Z Words with their Specific Prepositions

Here is an organized list of A-Z words with their specific prepositions

  • Abide by a promise
  • Ability for in some work
  • Abound in or with fish
  • Absolved of a charge
  • Absorbed in thoughts
  • Abstain from wine
  • Abundance of food
  • Accede to a request
  • Acceptable to a person
  • Access to a person or a place
  • Accomplice with a person in some crime
  • Accountable to a person for a thing
  • Accustomed to hearing abuses
  • Acquaintance with a person or a thing
  • Accuse of some misdeed
  • Acquitted of a charge
  • Adhere to a plan
  • Adjacent to a place
  • Admit to an excuse
  • Adverse to his interests
  • Affection for a person
  • Affectionate to a person
  • Affinity with something between two things
  • Afraid of death
  • Agree to a proposal
  • Agree with a person
  • Aim at a mark
  • Alarmed at a bad news
  • Alight from a carriage
  • Allegiance to a person
  • Alliance with a person or state
  • Allot to a person
  • Allusion to something
  • Alternative to a plan
  • Amazed at anything
  • Ambition for something
  • Amused at a joke
  • Animosity against a person
  • Angry at a thing with a person
  • Answer to a person
  • Answer for conduct
  • Anxious for his safety about the results
  • Apology for some fault to a person
  • Appeal to a person for redress or help against
  • Appetite for food
  • Applicable to a case
  • Apply to a person for a thing
  • Appoint to a situation
  • Apprise of a fact
  • Appropriate to an occasion
  • Approve of an action
  • Aptitude for science etc
  • Arrive at a place in a country
  • Ashamed of his ignorance
  • Ask for a thing from a person
  • Astonished at her behavior
  • Astonishing to a person
  • Assent to an opinion
  • Associate with a person or thing
  • Attack on a place
  • Attain to a high place
  • Attend to a speaker
  • Attend on a person
  • Attention to study
  • Avail oneself of an offer
  • Avenge oneself on a person
  • Aversion to a person or thing
  • Aware of his intentions
  • Bark at a person or thing
  • Beat against a rock
  • Believe in one’s honesty
  • Belong to a person
  • Bestow a thing on a person
  • Beware of pick-pockets
  • Blessed with health
  • Blind to his own fault
  • Blush at one’s own fault
  • Boast of one’s wealth
  • Born of rich parents
  • Break into a house
  • Break with a person
  • Burst into a rage
  • Busy with his lessons
  • Call on a person at a place
  • Call for punishment
  • Canvass for votes
  • Capable of improvement
  • Care for a person
  • Careful of his money about his dress
  • Chargeman with a crime
  • Cling to a person or thing
  • Close to a person or thing
  • Clothed in blue
  • Commence with a thing
  • Comment on a matter
  • Common to sever persons or things
  • Compete with a person
  • Competent for certain work
  • Complain against a person
  • Complaint about a thing
  • Comply with someone’s orders
  • Composed of a material
  • Conceal facts from anyone
  • Concede to some demand
  • Condole with a person
  • Conducive to success
  • Confer a thing on anyone
  • Confidence in a person
  • Confident of success
  • Conform to rule with one’s views
  • Congratulate a man on his success
  • Connive at other men’s fault
  • Consent to some proposal
  • Conscious of her beauty
  • Consist of material in facts or results
  • Consult with a person on or about some matter
  • Contempt for a person or thing
  • Contend with or against a person
  • Contend for or about a thing
  • Contented with a little
  • Contrary to rules
  • Contrast to a person or thing
  • Contribute to a fund
  • Control over a person or thing
  • Converse to a point
  • Converse with a person about a thing
  • Convince a person of a fact
  • Cope with a person
  • Correspond to something
  • Count on a thing
  • Cure a man of a disease
  • Deaf to his advice
  • Deal in clothes(trade)
  • Deal with a person
  • Deficient in energy
  • Delight to see you
  • Depend on a person or thing
  • Deprive a person of a thing
  • Desire for wealth
  • Desirous of success
  • Despair of success
  • Detrimental to health
  • Devoid of happiness
  • Die of a disease
  • Die from some cause as overwork
  • Die by violence
  • Differ with a person on a subject
  • Disagree with a person or thing
  • Disappointed with a person in a thing
  • Disapprove of anything
  • Disgrace to a person
  • Dispense with a man’s services
  • Displeased with a person
  • Dispose of property
  • Dispute with a person about anything
  • Disqualified for a post
  • Dissent from an opinion
  • Dissuade from an action
  • Distinguish one thing from another
  • Distinguish between two things
  • Dream of strange things
  • Duty to a person
  • Dwell on a subject
  • Eat into iron
  • Elicit from a person
  • Eligible for employment
  • Embark on board ship
  • Embark in business
  • Eminent for his poetry
  • Employed in gardening
  • Encroach on one’s authority
  • Endow a person or thing with something
  • Engaged to some person in some business
  • Enmity with a person
  • Entitled to some facility
  • Entrust anyone with a thing
  • Entrust a thing to anyone
  • Envy at another’s success
  • Envious of another’ success
  • Equal to the occasion
  • Escape from jail
  • Excuse for a fault
  • Exempt a person from a rule
  • Exonerate a person from blame
  • Experience in doing something
  • Explain to a person
  • Exult in a victory over a rival
  • Faith in a person or a thing
  • Faithful to a master
  • Familiar to a person or thing with a language
  • Famous for his learning
  • Fatal to his health
  • Feed on grass
  • Feed a cow with grass
  • Fit for a position fond of music
  • Forbearance for some weakness
  • Fraught with danger
  • Gifted with abilities
  • Glance at a person to a thing
  • Grapple with difficulties
  • Grieve at or for or about an event
  • Grieve for a person
  • Guard against a bad habit
  • Guess at something
  • Hanker after wealth
  • Harmony with anything
  • Hatred of or for a person of a thing
  • Heal of a disease
  • Heir to some property
  • Hint at an intention
  • Hope for something
  • Hopeful of success
  • Hostile to my efforts
  • Ignorant of English
  • Ill with fever
  • Impart a thing to a person
  • Impose on a person
  • Incite a person to some action
  • Inclined to laziness
  • Incumbent on a person
  • Indebted to a person for some kindness
  • Indicative of his motives
  • Indifference to a person or thing
  • Indulge in gambling
  • Infected with smallpox
  • Infer one fact from another
  • Infested with rats
  • Inflict punishment on a man
  • Influence over a person on a man’s action
  • Informed of a fact
  • Infringe on a man’s rights
  • Innocent of a charge
  • Inquire into a matter of a person about some matter
  • Insist on something being done
  • Instill a thing into the mind
  • Interest in music with a person about some matter
  • Interfere with a person in some matter
  • Intimate with a person
  • Introduce a man to someone into a place or sect
  • Invite a man to dinner
  • Involve a man in debt
  • Irrelevant to a question
  • Irrespective of color and creed
  • Jeer at person
  • Jealous of his reputation
  • Jest at a person
  • Jump at a person
  • Jump to a conclusion into the river
  • Lame of one leg
  • Lament for the dead
  • Laugh at a person or thing
  • Lean against a wall
  • Liable to an error of payment
  • Limited to a certain area
  • Live on a small income
  • Long for or after some business
  • Long at a person or thing
  • Long into a matter
  • Long for something lost
  • Loyal to the government
  • Lust after/for riches
  • Mad with hunger
  • Malice against a person
  • Marry one person to another
  • Meddle with other man’s affairs
  • Merge into anything
  • Moved to tears
  • Moved with pity
  • Moved at the sight
  • Moved by request
  • Negligent of duty
  • Necessity for a thing
  • Need for assistance
  • Nomination of a person to a post
  • Notorious for his misdeeds
  • Obedience to a person or order
  • Object to some proposal
  • Obliged to a person
  • Oblivious of the past
  • Occupied with some work
  • Operate on/upon a patient
  • Opposed to facts
  • Opposite to a place
  • Overcome with sorrow
  • Overwhelm with emotions
  • Painful to one’s feelings
  • Parallel to or with anything
  • Part with a person or thing
  • Persevere in an effort
  • Persist in doing something
  • Pertain to question
  • Play at cards
  • Play upon the guitar
  • Play tricks with a person
  • Plot against a man
  • Plunge into a river
  • Ponder on or over a subject
  • Popular with students
  • Pounce on a thing
  • Prefer one thing to another
  • Prejudice against a person
  • Present anyone with a book
  • Preside at or over a meeting
  • Prevent from going
  • Previous to some event
  • Proficient in mathematics
  • Prohibit from doing something
  • Prone to laziness
  • Protect from harm
  • Protest against injustice
  • Proud of his wealth
  • Provide for one’s children
  • Provide with something
  • Purged of evil thoughts
  • Qualification for office
  • Quarrel with someone over or about something
  • Quick at mathematics
  • Recover from an illness
  • Reduced to poverty
  • Related to a person
  • Refer to a subject
  • Refrain from some action
  • Regard for a man’s feeling
  • Rejoice at the success of another in one’s own success
  • Relieve of or from pain
  • Rely on a person or thing
  • Remedy for or against a snake bite
  • Remind a person of a thing
  • Repent for a sin
  • Repentance for sin
  • Result from a cause
  • Result in a consequence
  • Revenge me on someone for some injury
  • Revolt against a government
  • Reward a man with something for some service done
  • Rob a person for something
  • Rule over a country
  • Run after new fashions
  • Run at a cat
  • Run into debt
  • Sacred to a person
  • Satiated with pleasure
  • Satisfied with income
  • Search for something lost
  • Send for a doctor
  • Shocked at your behavior
  • Short of money
  • Shudder at cruelty
  • Sick of waiting
  • Similar to a person or thing
  • Slow at accounts
  • Sorry for your sufferings
  • Stand against an enemy
  • Stand by a friend
  • Stand to one’s opinion
  • Stare at a person
  • Startled at a sight
  • Steeped in evils
  • Stoop to greediness
  • Strange to a person
  • Struggle against difficulties
  • Subject to authority
  • Submit to authority
  • Subordinate to a person
  • Subscribe to a fund
  • Succeed to a property
  • Succeed in doing something
  • Succumb to difficulties
  • Sue for peace
  • Sufficient for a purpose
  • Suitable to the occasion
  • Suitable for his income
  • Supplement to a book
  • Supply a thing to a person
  • Supply a person with a thing
  • Sure of success
  • Surrender to the enemy
  • Suspicious of his meaning
  • Sympathize with a person in trouble
  • Synonymous with another word
  • Take after her mother
  • Take a person for a thief
  • Take to gambling
  • Take upon oneself to do a thing
  • Talk to or with a person
  • Thankful for some favor
  • Throw a stone at any one
  • Tired of doing nothing
  • Tired with his exertions
  • Traitor to his country
  • Tremble at a snake with fear
  • True to his words
  • Trust in a person
  • Trust a man with money
  • Vested in a person
  • Vexed with a person
  • Vexed at a thing
  • Victorious over difficulties
  • View with another person
  • Vote for anything
  • Vote against a thing
  • Wait for a person or thing
  • Wait on a person
  • Warn a person of danger against a fault
  • Want of money
  • Weary of doing nothing
  • Welcome to my house
  • Wish for anything
  • Witness of or to an event
  • Wonder at something
  • Worthy of praise
  • Yearn for love
  • Zeal for a cause
  • Zealous for improvement
  • Zest for enjoyment

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