|Verb + Prep
|The company bases salary on experience.
|be absent from (a place)
|He was absent from class.
|be accustomed to
|I am not accustomed to such behavior.
|be acquainted with
|He is acquainted with many celebrities.
|be addicted to ST
|He is addicted to heroin.
|be afraid of
|I am afraid of spiders.
|be angry at SO for ST
|I am angry at him for what he said.
|be angry with SO for ST
|I am angry with him for what he said.
|be annoyed at SO for ST
|He is annoyed at her for spending so much money.
|be annoyed with SO for ST
|He is annoyed with her for spending so much money.
|be anxious about ST
|I am anxious about the presentation.
|be associated with
|He is associated with the company.
|be aware of
|You are not aware of all the problems.
|be blessed with
|He is blessed with great musical talent.
|be bored by
|They were bored to death by his long speech.
|be bored with
|The interviewers were bored with the repetitive comments.
|be capable of ST
|He is capable of much more.
|be cluttered with ST
|The room is clutter with boxes.
|be committed to
|I am committed to improving my language skills.
|be composed of
|The meteorite is composed mostly of iron.
|be concerned about
|I am concerned about his smoking.
|be connected to
|The DVD player is connected to the TV.
|be connected with
|They are connected with the project.
|be content with
|He is content with the results.
|be convinced of ST
|We are convinced of her innocence.
|be coordinated with ST
|Testing centers coordinated with the schools to set testing dates.
|be crowded in (a building or room)
|It is crowded in the auditorium.
|be crowded with (people)
|The auditorium is crowded with people.
|be dedicated to
|She is dedicated to improving her grammar skills.
|be devoted to
|He is devoted to his wife.
|be disappointed in
|She is disappointed in her son's improvement.
|be disappointed with
|She is disappointed with her son for not improving.
|be discouraged by
|He was discouraged by the high costs.
|be discouraged from (doing something)
|They were discouraged from participating.
|be discriminated against
|He discriminates against people who are different.
|be divorced from SO
|Mary is divorced from John.
|be done with ST
|He is done with the work.
|be dressed in
|She was dressed in red.
|be encouraged with
|The staff was encouraged with a profit-sharing program.
|be engaged in ST
|He was engaged in that research for more than ten years.
|be engaged to SO
|John was engaged to Mary for six months.
|be envious of
|I am envious of you for having the opportunity to travel.
|be equipped with ST
|The expedition is equipped with the latest gear.
|be excited about
|I am excited about the opportunities.
|be exposed to
|The workers were exposed to dangerous chemicals.
|be faced with
|He was faced with many difficult decisions.
|be faithful to
|They are faithful to their company.
|be familiar with
|I am familiar with that program.
|be famous for
|He is famous for climbing Mt. Everest.
|be filled with
|The boxes are filled with clothes and books.
|be finished with
|I am finished with my studies.
|be fond of
|She is fond of her nieces and nephews.
|be friendly to SO
|He is friendly to new coworkers.
|be friendly with SO
|He is friendly with new coworkers.
|be frightened by
|She is frightened by the coyotes calling at night.
|be frightened of
|The kids are frightened of ghosts.
|be furnished with ST
|The house is furnished with designer furniture.
|be grateful to SO for ST
|I am grateful to you for your assistance.
|be guilty of ST
|He is guilty of the crime.
|be happy about ST
|I am not happy about the results.
|be innocent of ST
|He is innocent of the crimes.
|be interested in
|I am interested in astronomy.
|be involved in ST
|He is involved in the program.
|be involved with
|He is involved with many charities.
|be jealous of
|John is jealous of Mary's close friendship with Tom.
|be known for ST
|He is know for his humor.
|be limited to
|The speeches are limited to fifteen minutes each.
|be made from ST
|The statue is made from old car parts.
|be made of (material)
|The statue is made of metal.
|be married to
|She is married to a famous politician.
|be opposed to
|I am opposed to increasing tuition prices.
|be patient with SO
|He is patient with his students.
|be pleased with
|I am pleased with the results.
|be polite to SO
|She is polite to the visitors.
|be prepared for
|He is prepared for such questions at the conference.
|be protected from
|The cave paintings are protected from vandalism.
|be proud of
|He is proud of his son.
|be related to
|She is related to the famous artist.
|be relevant to
|That is not relevant to this conversation.
|be remembered for ST
|He is remembered for his bravery.
|be responsible for
|She is responsible for the new policies.
|be satisfied with
|The teacher is satisfied with the test results.
|be scared of
|She is scared of snakes.
|be terrified of
|She is terrified of roaches.
|be thankful for
|We are thankful for their help.
|be tired from (doing something)
|He is so tired from jogging.
|be tired of (doing something)
|He is tired of answering the same questions over and over.
|be worried about
|I am worried about her.
|They begged for the answer to the riddle.
|Every sentence begins with a capital letter.
|He believes in ghosts.
|I don't belong to that organization.
|He benefits from the government assistance programs.
|blame SO for ST
|He blamed his employees for his mistakes.
|blame ST on SO
|He blamed the company's failure on his employees.
|She boasted about her new Mercedes.
|borrow ST from SO
|He borrowed money from me.