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    Default Angry at someone or angry with someone

    Hello, I'm not sure how to answer this. I don't know which grammatical rule to apply.

    His anger______me had little justification.

    (A) with
    (B) for
    (C) against
    (D) at

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    Default Re: Angry at someone or angry with someone

    Quote Originally Posted by dannyritz View Post
    Hello, I'm not sure how to answer this. I don't know which grammatical rule to apply.

    His anger______me had little justification.

    (A) with
    (B) for
    (C) against
    (D) at
    Is this homework?

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    Default Re: Angry at someone or angry with someone

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Is this homework?

    No, I'm studying for the GMAT. Even if it was homework what difference would it make? I want to know the grammar behind the answer, not just the answer itself.

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    Default Re: Angry at someone or angry with someone

    It's not a matter of a grammar rule as such - it's a matter of what people say. 'At' and 'against' are used, but 'with' is far more common.
    Quote Originally Posted by dannyritz View Post
    Even if it was homework what difference would it make?
    It would make a difference to us. We don't help with homework assignments. Your teacher wants to know what you can do, not what we can do.

    Once your homework has been corrected/marked, we can then help with anything you don't understand.

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