Grammar Patterns

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Structure I: Verb with prepositional Complement

 Verb grouptonoun group
SubjectVerbprepositional Complement
The club's deficitamountedto£6596.
Inflationhas fallento4.1 per cent.
His embarrassmentturnedtoanger.
Verbs with this structure belong to the following meaning groups:
I.1 The 'change' groupI.2 The 'increase' and 'decrease' groupI.3 The 'amount' groupI.4 The 'boil down' groupStructure information: Verb with prepositional Complement

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