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preverb

[ pree-vurb ]
/ ˈpriˌvɜrb /
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noun
a element before the root of a verb that combines to form a lexical unit, as post- in postdate.
adjective
noting or pertaining to a preverb.
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SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
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Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?
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