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Origin of prepositional verb
Words nearby prepositional verb
Example sentences from the Web for prepositional verb
Thus the adoption of any particular verb is a matter of taste, not a question of absolute correctness.Go Ahead, End With a Preposition: Grammar Rules We All Can Live With|Nick Romeo|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The term “gestation,” for instance, is derived from the Latin verb gestāre, used to describe a mammal carrying a burden.
As with any emergent technology where an action is involved, the brand becomes the verb.
The verb shovel is not a figure of speech; a garden shovel actually is used to serve the oysters.
Their Dutch nickname, putterje, comes from the verb putten, meaning to draw water from a well.Face to Face With ‘The Goldfinch,’ the Painting from Donna Tartt’s Novel|Malcolm Jones|December 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The verb (—) in the Hebrew, when connected with the name of God in different other passages, has the same import.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
Here ends Chaucer's portion of the translation, in the middle of an incomplete sentence, without any verb.
Observe that the word Christus has no verb following it; it is practically an objective case, governed by thanke in l. 168. '
Both in the present passage and in the Pardoner's Prologue the verb to erme is used with the same sb., viz.
Ethel could not help saying, "How did you find out the meaning of that word, Tom, if you didn't look out the verb?"The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge