句型通常是wait to do something(等著做某事)
ex:I can't wait to tell them the good news.(我急著要把這好消息告訴他們)
ex: Are you waiting to use the phone?(你等著用這電話嗎?)
另外一個句型是wait for somebody to do something(等待某人做某事)
ex:You can wait for the coach to teach you playing tennis.(你可以等教練教你打網球)
wait for somebody "等某人"
ex: I have to wait for my mother.(我必須等我母親)
wait for something"等某事,等某件東西"
ex: We had a long wait for the bus.(我們等公車等了很久)
ex: I am waiting for his e-mail.(我正在等他的e-mail)
3.wait a minute則是一個片語(三個字不可拆開),
ex:Here, wait a minute; isn't that my car?(慢著!那不是我的車嗎?)
4.所以應該是1.wait a minute for him才是正確答案
Grammar Skills(文法技巧) by Rosemary Allen