Grammar Patterns

N as n

N as n

The noun is followed by a prepositional phrase which consists of as and a noun group.
 Nounasnoun group
hisappointmentasteam manager
anapprenticeshipasa glass-maker
hiselectionaschairman
aresponsibilityasa businessman
Nouns with this pattern belong to the following meaning groups:
The 'appointment' groupThe 'experience' groupThe 'reputation' groupThe 'future' groupThe 'rights' groupThe 'performance' groupNouns with other meaningsOther related patterns

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