V about n

Structure I: Verbs in phase

V about -ing
 Verb groupabout-ing
Verbs with this structure are concerned with not doing something.
As the Indians did not bother about digging very deep graves, many skeletons had been found.
  • (not) bother
  • forget
  • When the preposition about is followed by a noun group, these verbs have Structure II (see meaning groups II.2 and II.4 below).
    Structure information: Verbs in phase

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