Common Mistake of the day | | GovernmentAdda
Home / Daily Dose / Common Mistake In Grammar / Common Mistake of the day

Common Mistake of the day

SSC CGL,CPO,GD 2018 Study Material & Book Free PDF Free Download Now
IBPS Clerk 2018 Study Material & Book Free PDF Free Download Now
Quant Booster – A Complete Maths Shortcut Book (850+ Pages) Download Now
Reasoning & GI Booster -Power Bank Book (1200+ Pages)  Free Download Now

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Using the wrong preposition

1.Boast of or about, not for.

Don’t say: James boasted for his strength.

Say: James boasted of (or about) his strength.

2. Careful of, with or about, not for.

Don’t say: Elke’s very careful for her health.

Say: Elke’s very careful of/about her health.
Or: You should be careful with your money.

Note: Take care of: He takes care of his money.

 

 Download English Power Book (2000+ Pages)  Free Download Now
Download Quant Power Bank (1000+ Pages)  Free Download Now

 

About Genesis

Check Also

Common mistake in English

SSC CGL,CPO,GD 2018 Study Material & Book Free PDF Free Download Now IBPS Clerk 2018 …

error: