for preposition (BECAUSE OF) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "for" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


preposition (BECAUSE OF)
strong /fɔːr/ US  /fɔːr/ weak /r/ US  //
because of or as a result of something
I'm feeling all the better for my holiday.
"How are you?" "Fine, and all the better for seeing you!"
She did fifteen years in prison for murder.
I don't eat meat for various reasons.
I couldn't see for the tears in my eyes.
The things you do for love!
He's widely disliked in the company for his arrogance.
She couldn't talk for coughing (= she was coughing too much to talk).
Scotland is famous for its spectacular countryside.
He's best remembered for his novels.
I didn't dare say anything for fear of (= because I was frightened of) offending him.
Connecting words which introduce a cause or reason
if it wasn't/weren't for ( also if it hadn't been for) without
If it wasn't for the life jacket, I would have drowned.
Lacking thingsScarce, inadequate and not enoughEssential or necessary
(Definition of for preposition (BECAUSE OF) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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