Forbit, Prohibit

These verbs are near synonyms, but they take different prepositions. Use to rather than from with forbid, and from rather than to with prohibit. Take care to avoid sentences like They were forbidden from using cameras and They were prohibited to use cameras. Make it forbidden to use or prohibited from using.


Confusing Words and Homonyms

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