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    cause of/for

    The presence of the common mynahs has become a cause of/for concern, now that the birds are flying into my flat regularly.

    Can either verb be used?

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: cause of/for

    Yes

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    #3

    Re: cause of/for

    Thanks, 5JJ.

    Is there a difference between using 'for' and 'of' in the sentence I posted?

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    Re: cause of/for

    No (and they are prepositions - not verbs).

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