Today we are going to know very useful phrasal verb which is used for responsibility. That is answer for. We can understand this verb with examples very easily.
Answer for = be responsible for something.
1. Priya: Preeti did you complete your work?
Preeti: No, I will complete in 3 days.
Priya: Why don't you take seriously? You answer for your work.
Explanation: Here Priya says that Preeti is responsible for her work.
2. Boss: Who will answer for your mistakes?
Explanation: Boss asks his employ that who is responsible for his mistakes.
3. Suneel: I will answer for returning your car in three days.
Explanation: Suneel says that he is responsible for returning his car in three days.
Article by Padmasri