V about n
Structure III: Verb with Adjunct
|Verb group||about||noun group|
|I||'m phoning||about||the arrangements for tomorrow.|
|Verb group||Particle||about||noun group|
|Thousands of people||write||in||about||their experiences.|
Structure information: Verb with Adjunct
These verbs are concerned with communication by phone, email, text, or letter. The prepositional phrase indicates the topic which is the reason for the communication.
call email phone ring text phone up ring up write in
Hello? I'm calling about the ad for the car.
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I don't know if you can remember, a few months ago I rang up about some housing problems I and my husband were having with the landlord.