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"is afraid of fall" or "is afraid to falling"?

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is afraid of fall

This phrase is incorrect. The preposition "of" should be used with the verb "afraid" to indicate the cause of the fear.

The correct form is "is afraid of falling."

Alternatives:

  • is afraid of falling

is afraid to falling

This phrase is incorrect. The preposition "to" should not be used in this context.

The correct form is "is afraid of falling."

Alternatives:

  • is afraid of falling
Both phrases are incorrect. The correct form is "is afraid of falling." The preposition "of" is used with the verb "afraid" to indicate the cause of the fear.

Last updated: March 21, 2024

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