apart from 和except for的区别：中文含义不同、用法不同。apart from作为介词，中文含义为“除了”、“除了…外”、“要不是”、“此外”、“加之”；except for的中文含义为“除了”。
例句：I've finished apart from the last question.
Apart from their house in London, they also have a villa in Spain.
What other sports do you like apart from football?
Her elegant style sets her apart from other journalists.
He was unhurt apart from a lump on his head.
The room was empty apart from one man seated beside the fire
The army controls the city apart from a few pockets of resistance.
Apart from anything else, he comes near to contradicting himself.
His one weakness, apart from aeroplanes, is ice cream.
例句：I had nothing on except for my socks.
She was unlike him in every way except for her coal black eyes.
Everyone was late, except for Richard.
The room was silent except for John's crunching
The bus was empty except for one young lady.
He's a good man, except for his short temper.
The night was very quiet except for the ticking of the clock.