Grammar Patterns

V prep

Structure II: Verb with Adjunct

V prep
 Verb groupprepositional phrase
SubjectVerbAdjunct
The small convoydescendedinto the valley.
Shedisappearedthrough the door.
Phrasal verbs: V P prep
 Verb groupParticleprepositional phrase
SubjectVerbAdjunct
The vanpulledoutfrom the line of parked cars.
Verbs with this pattern belong to the following meaning groups:
The 'recede' groupThe 'rise' and 'drop' groupThe 'shoot' groupThe 'scrape' groupThe 'deliberate' groupThe 'work' groupVerbs with other meaningsStructure information

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