Grammar Patterns

V against n; V for n

V against n; V for n

Beregovoy promised to campaign against corruption.
They actively campaigned for the vote and for equal opportunities in all areas of life.
You can insure against injury, illness or redundancy.
They seemed to offer the best deal so I insured for the full market value.
A wife can't testify against her husband, they tell me.
Ken's former wife and children had already testified for the prosecution.
  • argue
  • campaign
  • compete
  • crusade
  • demonstrate
  • fight
  • insure
  • legislate
  • lobby
  • retaliate
  • run
  • spy
  • stand
  • strike
  • testify
  • vote
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