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He exchanged his collection of matchboxes by some foreign stamps.
He exchanged his collection of matchboxes for some foreign stamps.

In exchange for: He gave them his old car in exchange for a new one.

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The man was trembling from cold.
The man was trembling from cold.

Also shake with and shiver with: The thief was shaking with fear.

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Phillipa was disappointed by the low mark she got in the test.
Phillipa was disappointed from the low mark she got in the test.
Also possible:
Phillipa was disappointed about/at the low mark she got in the test.
Jane was disappointed with her son.
Jane was disappointed from her son.
Also possible:
Jane was disappointed in her son.

Before a person we use with or in, before a thing we use at, about or by and before a gerund we use at; Keith is very disappointed at not winning the prize. We use that (optional before a new clause): I was disappointed (that) I didn't get an invitation.

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This is an exception of the rule.
This is an exception to the rule.

 We say with the exception of: She liked all her subjects with the exception of physics

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You must guard against bad habits.
You must guard from bad habits.
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