Grammar Patterns

V off n

V off n

The verb is followed by a prepositional phrase which consists of off and a noun group.This pattern has two structures:
    Structure I: Verb with prepositional Object
    He sponged off friends.
    Structure II: Verb with Adjunct
    The ball rebounded off a tree.
Structure I: Verb with prepositional ObjectStructure II: Verb with Adjunct

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