• The answer to the question.
  • The answer for the question.
  • The answer of the question.

Which is grammatical? What are the differences? And what is the preferred usage?

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    Maybe with a complete sentence you might see the differences. Being incomplete just distort the meaning. You might have asked: Answer to - answer of - answer for and would have been the same effect.
    – Billeeb
    Commented Aug 6, 2012 at 14:59

1 Answer 1


The answer to the question is the normal grammatical form.


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