V n to n
III.16 The 'postpone' group
These verbs are concerned with postponing or rescheduling something to a particular time or date.
backdate postpone (usu passive) reschedule carry over put back (usu passive) put off
If I don't use all my holiday allowance one year, can I carry it over to the next year?
The date for price reform has been postponed to January 2nd - it was actually supposed to happen this month.
The Junior Championships has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 2.
The verb postpone also has the pattern V n until n. The passive pattern is be V-ed until n. The phrasal verbs put back and put off have the patterns V n P until n, V P n (not pron) until n, and be V-ed P until n.
The album was originally due out before Christmas but has now been put back until the beginning of next year.