There are a number of preposition words that change the meaning of a phrase when used with a particular word. For example, you can use Authority with different prepositions, and you will get a different meaning every time. You can see the examples below:

1. Authority for

Authority for (action)

Example: You have no authority for instructing me as such.

2. Authority on

Authority on (subject)

Example: She is indeed an unquestionable authority on Physics.

3. Authority over

Authority over (person)

Example: He has no authority over me officially.

Read the previous lessons

Agree in/to/with/on

Ready for/with/in

Abide ar/in/by/with

Talk with/about/over

Inquire for/into/about/of

Differ on/with/from

Exult at/over/in

Dwell at/in/upon/among

Live at/in/on/for/with

Close to/with/down/out

Fight for/with/against

Grieve at/over/for

Phrase with LOOK

Phrase with Break

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