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    preposition for to tease

    What is preposition should be after "me" in the sentence?

    My brother keeps teasing me XXX my new boyfriend.

    I guess, "by" should be there. Is it correct? I searched online, but I don't understand what is the common preposition.

    Thank you

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    Re: preposition for to tease

    Quote Originally Posted by Dmitry A. Kovalsiy View Post
    What is Which preposition should be go after "me" in the following sentence?

    My brother keeps teasing me XXX my new boyfriend.

    I guess (no comma here) "by" should be there. Is it correct? I searched online, but I don't understand what is the common preposition is.

    Thank you.
    We generally tease people about something.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: preposition for to tease

    If you want to use "by", you would need to flip the sentence: I was teased by my brother about my new boyfriend.

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