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For or to

Post by WarCrow » Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:49 am

What should i say?
Penatly for arsenal? / Penatly to arsenal?
and why

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Re: For or to

Post by Alan » Fri Oct 12, 2018 3:40 am

Both possible, depending on the construction.

It was a penalty FOR Arsenal.

The referee awarded a penalty TO Arsenal.