Grammar Patterns

Structure combination (ii): Verb with prepositional Object; Verb with Object and prepositional Object

Structure combination (ii): Verb with prepositional Object; Verb with Object and prepositional Object

V prep
 Verb groupprepositional phrase
SubjectVerbprepositional Object
Charitywould equatewith interference.
This policydidn't squarewith an accident.
V n prep
 Verb groupnoun groupprepositional phrase
SubjectVerbObjectprepositional Object
Theyequateddiseasewith vice and sin.
Hecouldn't squarehis dreamswith reality.
Verbs with this combination of patterns belong to the following meaning groups:The 'change' groupThe 'change' groupThe 'change' groupThe 'change' groupThe 'divide' groupThe 'divide' groupThe 'divide' groupThe 'divide' groupThe 'count' groupThe 'count' groupThe 'count' groupThe 'count' groupThe 'equate' groupThe 'equate' groupThe 'equate' groupThe 'equate' groupThe 'awaken' groupThe 'awaken' groupThe 'awaken' groupThe 'awaken' groupThe 'acclimatize' groupThe 'acclimatize' groupThe 'acclimatize' groupThe 'acclimatize' groupThe 'centre' groupThe 'centre' groupThe 'centre' groupThe 'centre' groupThe 'detach' groupThe 'detach' groupThe 'detach' groupThe 'detach' groupThe 'sail' groupThe 'sail' groupThe 'sail' groupThe 'sail' groupThe 'drop' groupThe 'drop' groupThe 'drop' groupThe 'drop' groupThe 'gallop' groupThe 'gallop' groupThe 'gallop' groupThe 'gallop' groupThe 'thump' groupThe 'thump' groupThe 'thump' groupThe 'thump' groupThe 'drain' groupThe 'drain' groupThe 'drain' groupThe 'drain' groupThe 'begin' and 'end' groupThe 'begin' and 'end' groupThe 'begin' and 'end' groupThe 'begin' and 'end' groupThe 'screen' groupThe 'screen' groupThe 'screen' groupThe 'screen' groupVerbs with other meaningsVerbs with other meaningsVerbs with other meaningsVerbs with other meanings

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