Grammar Patterns

V n as to wh

Verbs with other meanings

There are two other verbs which have this structure. The noun group following the verb is always a reflexive pronoun. This pattern is V pron-refl as to wh/n.
George's contract expires in the summer and he's yet to commit himself as to what the future holds.
The buyer should satisfy himself as to the condition of the bird before buying it.
  • commit
  • satisfy
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