Grammatica

N in n

The 'experiment' group

These nouns are used to describe an action or attempt.
The experiment in democracy was short-lived.
In the case of exercise, lesson, and object lesson, the preposition in is sometimes followed by an '-ing' clause.
This has been an exercise in choosing between lesser evils to limit the damage such cuts inevitably cause.
In the case of lesson and object lesson, the preposition in is sometimes followed by a wh-clause.
The report describes the campaign as 'an object lesson in how to make the worst possible use of our assets'.
  • essay
  • exercise
  • experiment
  • lesson
  • object lesson
  • Vedi contenuto correlato

    NUOVO da Collins!
    NUOVO da Collins!
    Elenchi di parole inglesi
    Elenchi di parole inglesi
    Ultime parole inviate
    Ultime parole inviate
    Facile apprendimento della grammatica inglese
    Facile apprendimento della grammatica inglese
    COBUILD Grammar Patterns
    COBUILD Grammar Patterns
    Blog di amanti delle parole
    Blog di amanti delle parole
    Scrabble Checker online
    Scrabble Checker online
    The Paul Noble Method
    The Paul Noble Method
    Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
    Register now or login in to access