Grammar Patterns

V for n; V n for n

V for n; V n for n

He begged for water and there was not a drop to be had.
He broke into tears and begged his captors for his life.
She paid for the taxi when I arrived.
He paid £220,000 for the property.
The company isn't paying me for this.
The soldier then asked the young man with the violin to play for him.
They were kind enough to play some guitar for me.
Now that he is 65 and he qualifies for the old-age pension, he feels he has his dignity back.
Students tend to demand training that qualifies them for the rewards society offers.
Nothing can substitute for the health advice your doctor or specialist clinic can provide.
To make this salad egg-free, substitute more yoghurt for the mayonnaise.
  • ask
  • audition
  • beg
  • collect
  • explore
  • insure
  • pay
  • play
  • prepare
  • qualify
  • scout
  • substitute
  • train
  • wait
  • cough up
  • fork out
  • shell out
  • stump up
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