Grammar Patterns

V n to n

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V n adv to amountThe verb is followed by a noun group, the adverb down, off, or up, and a prepositional phrase which consists of the preposition to and an amount.
The latter is the money left over when dividends are rounded down to the nearest five cents.
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  • V n from n to n

    See Structure II and meaning groups III.6, 7 and 15 above.

    V n until n

    See meaning group III.16 above.

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