Grammar Patterns

Combining forms

The '-educated' group

These combining forms combine with nouns and place names. The adjectives formed indicate where someone is based, was born, or was educated, or where something was made.
His three sons, Vincent, the Harvard-educated author of several history books, Patrick and Andrew, received about $24,000 between them.
  • -based
  • -born
  • -educated
  • -made
  • -trained
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