V n as n

Structure I: Verb with Object and prepositional Object Complement

Active voice: V n as n/-ing
 Verb groupnoun groupasnoun group/-ing clause
SubjectVerbObjectprep. Object Complement
Joannadid not dismissMaudeasa fraud.
Goodliffementionsthisasbeing a safe alternative.
The governmenthas presentedthese changesasmajor reforms.
Heregardshimselfasbeing too old for the post.
Passive voice: be V-ed as n/-ing
 Verb groupasnoun group/-ing clause
SubjectVerbprepositional Complement
The caseshould be consideredasan exception.
A life sentenceis definedasbeing twenty-five years.
Hehad been mentionedasa possible new Foreign Minister.
The liberatorswere revealedasoppressors.
Phrasal verbsActive voice: V n P as n/-ing, V P n (not pron) as n/-ing
 Verb groupnoun groupParticleasnoun group/-ing clause
SubjectVerb...Object...Verbprep. Object Complement
Shepassedthe childoffasher own.
Youcan puthimdownasa sort of early idol.
Theywon't showthemselvesupasbeing plain dumb.
 Verb groupParticlenoun groupasnoun group/-ing clause
SubjectVerbObjectprep. Object Complement
Theyhave markeddownFieldasthe main danger.
Hehas writtenoffhis colleaguesasbeing unsuitable for promotion.
Passive voice: be V-ed P as n/-ing
 Verb groupParticleasnoun group/-ing clause
SubjectVerbprepositional Complement
Hewas markeddownasone of the brightest officers.
The state of Kentuckywas singledoutasbeing on the cutting edge of reform.
Verbs with this structure belong to the following meaning groups:
I.1 The 'name' and 'consider' groupI.2 The 'stamp' groupI.3 The 'use' groupI.4 The 'quote' groupI.5 Verbs with other meaningsStructure information: Verb with Object and prepositional Object Complement

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