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    work for or work

    My brother is very tall. This little bed won't fit for him.

    My brother is very tall. This little bed won't fit him.


    So are both sentences correct in terms of "fit"? In other words, should I add "for" here?

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    Jason

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    Re: work for or work

    Neither is natural. I suppose we could say "He won't fit in(to) that little bed", but we'd probably say, "This little bed is too small for him".

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