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Two-Word Verbs Can Be Tricky (1)

Monday, October 29th, 2012

The two-word “verb phrase” is a common type of verb usage that, in writing or speaking, can sometimes be confusing. These verb phrases are idiomatic expressions that usually cannot be understood literally when on their own, and need to be combined with an “object” to make sense. For example, on ...