Grammar Patterns

V way prep/adv

The 'wind' group

These verbs are concerned with the shape or direction of something such as a road or a river. The verb in this group which most frequently has this pattern is wind.
The road climbed and curled its way through skinny teak trees and tidy villages.
A long drive wound its way from the entrance gates past well kept hedges into the forecourt.
  • carve
  • curl
  • snake
  • spiral
  • thread
  • twist
  • weave
  • wind
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