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 Happen with different prepositions, and you will get a different meaning every time. You can see the examples below:

1. Hear of

Hear of (something)

Example: I heard of his death from Riaz.

2. Hear from

Hear from (person)

Example: I heard the death news from Riaz.

3. Hear by

Hear by (post)

Example: I hear by this letter about your promotion.

Read the previous lessons

Dwell at/in/upon/among

Close to/with/down/out

Fight for/with/against

Happen to/at/on

Grieve at/over/for

Phrase with LOOK

Phrase with Break

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