V n as n
V n as nThe verb is followed by a noun group and a prepositional phrase which consists of as and a noun group. With some verbs, the preposition is sometimes followed by an '-ing' clause.The passive pattern is be V-ed as n.This pattern has two structures:
Structure I: Verb with Object and prepositional Object ComplementThey chose her as their representative.
Structure II: Verb with Object and prepositional ComplementHe struck me as a very sensible person.