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A preposition is a word governing, and usually preceding, a noun or pronoun and expressing a relation to another word or element in the clause.

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He turned red. We usually don't say "the red color" when we just mean "red". Slavic languages tend to do this, as in красный цвет. In some cases, however, we might use it to mean "a particular shad …
answered Apr 7 '17 by Epanoui
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2 is correct. If something is my concern, it basically means that I am interested in it or affected by it. So, something is or is not my concern, and we need no preposition.
answered Apr 7 '17 by Epanoui
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driving under the influence of alcohol. "Convicted of" + a gerund is very natural. Prepositions can be funny as you move from one language to another. In some cases they translate very …
answered Apr 7 '17 by Epanoui