Grammar Patterns

Pattern combination 10: V adj; V n

Pattern combination 10: V adj; V n

In the pattern V adj, the verb is followed by an adjective group. In the pattern V n, the verb is followed by a noun group. This pattern combination is asymmetrical. For structure tables, see Pattern combinations 1 and 3.
There is only one verb with this combination of patterns.
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Brian rose, picked up his copy of 'Jitterbug Perfume', and folded the lawn chair.
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