Adjective + preposition

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Sorry ABOUT something:

– I’m sorry about the noise last night. We were having a party.

Однако: sorry FOR doing something:

– I’m sorry for shouting at you yesterday.

Однако обычно говорят: I’m sorry I…:

– I’m sorry I shouted at you yesterday.

Sorry FOR someone:

– I feel sorry for George. He has got no friends and no money.

Impressed BY/WITH someone/something:

– I wasn’t very impressed by/with the film.

Famous FOR something:

– The Italian city of Florence is famous for its art treasures.

Responsible FOR something:

– Who was responsible for all that noise last night?

Different FROM someone/something

– The film was quite different from what expected.

Interested IN something:

– Are you interested in art and architecture?

Capable/incapable OF something:

– I’m sure you are capable of passing the examination.

Fond OF someone/something:

– Mary is very fond of animals. She has three cats and two dogs.

Full OF something:

– The letter I wrote was full of mistakes.

Short OF something:

– I’m a bit short of money. Can you lend me some?

Tired OF something:

– Come on, let’s go! I’m tired of waiting.

Keen ON something:

– We stayed at home because Ann wasn’t very keen on going out in the rain.

Similar TO something:

– Your writing is similar to mine.

Crowded WITH :

– The city centre was crowded with tourists.



Adjective + preposition