Complain about or complain of

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EdithNI

New Member
Chinese-China
Hello everyone.
Which preposition is right?
I have much to complain (about/of).(。ŏ_ŏ)
THANK U
 
  • Barque

    Senior Member
    Tamil
    Welcome to the forum.

    They're both grammatical.

    What sort of complaints are you referring to? That might make a difference.
     

    EdithNI

    New Member
    Chinese-China
    The complete sentence is:
    I have much to complain (about/of),but i have no idea whom i could complain to.
    so I think complain here just refers to some daily issues like overwork or something.
     

    Barque

    Senior Member
    Tamil
    Both work in that sentence but it sounds a little stiff with either. I suggest: I have a lot of complaints but...
     
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