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    Default "For you" OR "to you"?

    Hello,

    Are 'for you' and 'to you' the same? I guess they are the same. If they're not the same, can you explain? It's really hard for/to an non-native speaker to decide which to use. I will give a sentence example and I would like to know which one is correct and whether they give the same meaning or not.
    The sentence is:

    This person for us will remain loving and compassionate.
    OR
    This person to us will remain loving and compassionate.



    Thanks a lot.

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    Default Re: "For you" OR "to you"?

    I guess you have a small mistake in your sentence anyway.
    In my opinion it should be:

    This person will remain loving and compassionate for us.
    OR
    This person will remain loving and compassionate to us.

    Okay, and now let's see what the teachers say about for and to.
    It's difficult for me to explain it, and honestly said I have some problems, too.

    Cheers!

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    Default Re: "For you" OR "to you"?

    ***neighter a teacher nor a native-speaker***

    How did this person behave to us ?
    For which traits will we be remembering him?
    Last edited by euncu; 19-Feb-2010 at 16:51.

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