1. think of
I have been terribly thinking of you since our last meet.
2. yearn much toward （也可以表示思念某人）
I yearn much toward my families.
3. heart ache for somebody
Her heart ached for her husband.
4. languish for “因思念而哀愁”的意思。
The mother languished for the sight of her son.
5. sigh for 表示無意識地陷入強烈的渴望、思念等情緒
The old man sighed for the good old days.
6. pine for 語氣強烈也可以引申為“渴望、想念”
She sat in the house day after day， pining for her lover.
7. long for 思念 ;渴望見到某人
She is longing for his family all the time.
8.linger on the thought of someone 引申為思緒徘徊，思念他人
She lingered on the thought of her loved ones.
9.be anxious/concern/solicitous about 基本意思都是“擔心、擔憂”，引申為“掛念”
I am very concern about him.
10. cherish the memory of someone “思念”“懷念”的意思了。
He is dearly cherishing the memory of his dead grandma.