V between pl-n
Verbs with this pattern belong to the following meaning groups:The 'arbitrate' groupThe 'differentiate' groupThe 'alternate' groupThe 'range' groupVerbs with other meaningsStructure information
V between pl-nThe verb is followed by a prepositional phrase which consists of the preposition between and either a plural noun group or two or more co-ordinated noun groups.This pattern has one structure:
Verb with prepositional ObjectShe alternated between anger and depression.
|Verb group||between||plural noun group|
|Many clients||cannot distinguish||between||psychiatrists and psychotherapists.|