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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.

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