N from n
Other related patterns
N from n for nSee meaning groups 8 and 10 above.
N from n to nThe noun is followed by a prepositional phrase beginning with from and another prepositional phrase beginning with to.
|Noun||from||noun group||to||noun group|
Nouns with this pattern refer to a change from one thing or state to another.
Lower income tax, combined with a shift from taxation on earning to taxation on spending, would increase incentives.
In the case of shift, switch, and transition, the prepositions from and to may be followed by '-ing' clauses.
change crossover move passage shift switch transformation transition
There are many benefits from making the switch from working for someone else to being self-employed.