Prepositional Phrases - For, From - tłumaczenie i przykłady zastosowania

data publikacji: 2011-11-07

For


for ages     - przez wieki/lata/długi czas
I haven’t seen you for ages!                       

for certain – na pewno
These two are a couple. I know that for certain.

for a change – tak dla odmiany
Let’s see a horror movie for a change!

forever – na zawsze, wiecznie
I’ll be forever grateful for your help.

for fear (of) – z obawy przed
They closed all the windows for fear of heavy rain.

for fun – dla zabawy
We’re very sorry, but we only hid your wallet for fun!

for good – na zawsze, na dobre
He left her, this time he did it for good.

(take sth) for granted – przyjmować coś za pewnik
Just because we are together doesn’t mean you can take me for granted.

for hire/sale – do wynajęcia/na sprzedaż
This place is for hire/sale.

for instance – na przykład
Let’s take, for instance, this example…

for the rest of – do końca
We promised we’d be together for the rest of our lives.

for one's sake – ze względu na/dla kogoś
If you don’t want to do it for you, do it for my sake.

for the time being – tymczasowo, na pewien czas, na razie
We had to put our plans to go to Australia on hold, for the time being. We’ll see if we can go next year.

From

from experience – z doświadczenia
From experience, I can tell this case is going to be tough.

from memory -  z pamięci
He recited the poem from memory.

from now on – od teraz
From now on, no one leaves work early!

from time to time – od czasu do czasu
I only watch horror movies from time to time, I get too scared.