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➖Using the wrong preposition➖

1. Absorbed in, not at.

✖️Don’t say: The man was absorbed at his work.

✔Say: The man was absorbed in his work.

 

2. Accuse of, not for.

✖️Don’t say: She accused the man for stealing.

✔️Say: She accused the man of stealing.

Note: Charge takes with: The man was charged with murder.

3. Accustomed to, not with.

✖️Don’t say: I’m accustomed with hot weather.

✔Say: I’m accustomed to hot weather.

 

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