Unit 124 - Adjective + preposition (2)

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sorry ABOUT something:

- I'm sorry about the noise last night. We were having a party.

однако: sorry FOR doing something:

- I'm sorry for shouting at you yesterday.

Однако обычно говорят: I'm sorry I...:

- I'm sorry I shouted at you yesterday.

(to feel / to be) sorry FOR someone:

- I feel sorry for George. He has got no friends and no money.

impressed BY/WITH someone/something:

- I wasn't very impressed by/with the film.

famous FOR something:

- The Italian city of Florence is famous for its art treasures.

responsible FOR something:

- Who was responsible for all that noise last night?

different FROM (или TO) someone/something

- The film was quite different from (или to) what expected.

interested IN something:

- Are you interested in art and architecture?

capable/incapable OF something:

- I'm sure you are capable of passing the examination.

fond OF someone/something:

- Mary is very fond of animals. She has three cats and two dogs.

full OF something:

- The letter I wrote was full of mistakes.

short OF something:

- I'm a bit short of money. Can you lend me some?

tired OF something:

- Come on, let's go! I'm tired of waiting.

keen ON something:

- We stayed at home because Ann wasn't very keen on going out in the rain.

similar TO something:

- Your writing is similar to mine.

crowded WITH (people и т.д.):

- The city centre was crowded with tourists.