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    Tan Elaine is offline Key Member
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    problem for/to

    What is a stressful event to one person may not be a problem for/to another person.

    Could either preposition be used? Is 'event' correctly used?

    Thanks.

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    Re: problem for/to

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    What is a stressful event to one person may not be a problem for/to another person.

    Could either preposition be used? Is 'event' correctly used?

    Thanks.
    I would use "for" in both phrases and drop the second "person".

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    Re: problem for/to

    I could see "for" or "to" in this case.

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