Grammar Patterns

V n at n

V n at n

The verb is followed by a noun group and a prepositional phrase which consists of at and a noun group. The passive pattern is be V-ed at n.This pattern has three structures:
    Structure I: Verb with Object and prepositional Object
    He shot a glance at her.
    Structure II: Verb with Object and prepositional Object Complement
    I put the price at $1,000.
    Structure III: Verb with Object and Adjunct
    She shouted insults at him.
Structure I: Verb with Object and prepositional ObjectStructure II: Verb with Object and prepositional Object ComplementStructure III: Verb with Object and Adjunct

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