130+ Prepositions after Adjectives | Adjectives & Prepositions 1

130+ Prepositions after Adjectives | Adjectives & Prepositions

Prepositions after Adjectives! Learn how to use prepositions with adjectives: accustomed to, afraid of, accused of, acquainted with, addicted to, annoyed with, amazed at, aware of…with ESL printable infographics.

Specific prepositions are used after certain adjectives. There is no definite rule to ascertain which preposition should be used with which adjective. We simply need to learn them. But there’s no need to fret on the thought of learning without knowing the rule as people do manage to memorize them through constant usage and with a little time.

Prepositions after Adjectives

Here is a list of some commonly used adjectives and the prepositions that are normally used with them to help you get started:

ADJECTIVEPREPOSITION
accustomedto
afraidof
accusedof
acquaintedwith
addictedto
annoyedabout/with/at
allergicto
amazedat/by
anxiousabout
appreciatedfor
ashamedof
associatedwith
astonishedat/by
awareof
angrywith
afraidof
attachedto
badat
basedon
beneficialto
boastfulfor
boredwith
brilliantat
busywith
capableof
carefulwith/about/of
certainabout
characteristicof
cleverat
connectedwith
consciousof
contentwith
crazyabout
crowdedwith
curiousabout
dissatisfiedwith
doubtfulabout
delightedat/about
derivedfrom
differentfrom
disappointedwith
eagerfor
eligiblefor
enthusiasticabout
excellentin/at
excitedabout
experiencedin
exposedto
enviousof
faithfulto
familiarwith
famousfor
fed upwith
freeof/from
frightenedof
friendlywith
fondof
furiousabout
furnishedwith
fullof
generouswith/about
guiltyof/about
gentlewith
goodat
gratefulto
happyabout
hopefulof/about
identicalwith/to
immuneto
impressedwith
inferiorto
indifferentto
innocentof
interestedin
involvedwith
incapableof
jealousof
kindto
keenon
latefor
limitedto
luckyat
nervousof/about
notoriousfor
opposedto
patientwith
pessimisticabout
pleasedwith
politeto
popularwith
presentedwith
proudof
punishedfor
puzzledby/about
qualifiedfor
readyfor
relatedto
relevantto
respectfulfor
responsiblefor
ridof
sadabout
safefrom
satisfiedwith
scaredof
sensitiveto
seriousabout
sickof
similarto
shockedby
skilfulat
slowat
sorryfor/about
successfulin
suitablefor
sureof/about
superiorto
surprisedat
suspiciousof
sympatheticwith
terribleat
terrifiedof
tiredof
thankfulto/for
trilledwith
troubledwith
typicalof
unawareof
upsetabout
usedto
wrongwith/about
worriedabout

Prepositions after Adjectives | Infographics

Common Prepositions after Adjectives in English | Infographic 1

Prepositions after Adjectives

Common Prepositions after Adjectives in English | Infographic 1

Prepositions after Adjectives

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