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(no) more..._____/(no) less…_____
(no) more...than/(no) less...than
a debate ________
a debate over
a result ____
a result of
a sequence ____
a sequence of
able + (_________)
able + infinitive => Tom is able to play the guitar with his toes.
agree on + (_____)
Agree on + gerund - Agree on running…
agree _____ / _____
agree with / to
Aid + (______)
Aid + person / thing
Are in danger ____ + (_____)
Are in danger of + gerund
____ an instance ____
as an instance of
_____ good ____ / or better ____
as good as / better than
____ good ____....or better ____
As good as… or better than
_____ great _____
as great as
_____ much _____
as much as
attend _____ (someone)
attend to (someone)
attribute _____
attribute to
attribute X ___ Y
attribute X to Y
based _____
based on
begin + (_____)
begin + (infinitive)
believe X _____ Y
believe X to be Y
both X _____ Y
both X and Y
built _____
built by
centers ______
centers on
choose + (_____)
choose + (infinitive)
concerned _____
concerned with
conform _____
conform to
consider + (______)
consider ----- is followed by nothing…
consistent ______
consistent with
contend _____
contend that
continue + (_____)
continue + infinitive
contrast a _____ b
contrast a with b
convert ____
convert to
count on (______)
count on (person / thing)
created _____
created with
decide + (______)
Decide + infinitive
decide on + (______ / _______)
Decide on + thing/person
defined _____
defined as
delighted _____
Delighted by
depends ___
Depends on
depends _____ ______
depends on whether
depicted _____
depicted as
differ _____
differ from
different _____
different from
difficult + (______)
Difficult + infinitive
disclose ___ + (______ / ______)
Disclose to + person/organization
distinguish _____
distinguish from
distinguish x _____ y
Distinguish x from y
distinguishes _____ X _____ Y
distinguishes between X and Y
doubt _____
doubt that
draw + (_____)
Draw + thing
dwindle _____
Dwindle from
Easy ____
Easy to
either..._____
either...or
Elect + (_____)
Elect + person
Elect ____
Elect to
Emerges _____
Emerges from
Enable + (_____) + (_____)
Enable + person + infinitive
enable _____
enable to
Encourage + (_____) + (_____)
Encourage + person + infinitive
Escape _____
Escape from
Except for + (_____)
Except for + gerund, person / thing
Explain ____
Explain to
Expose ____
Expose to
fail ____
Fail to
fascinated _____
fascinated by
Flee ____
Flee from
Focus ___ + (_____)
Focus on + thing/person
forbid ____
Forbid to
forbid X _____ _____ Y
forbid X to do Y
force + (_____) + (_____)
Force + thing/person + infinitive
get credit _____
Get credit for
give credit _____
give credit for
ask + Person + (______)
He asked me to go home. Ask + Person + Infinitive
ask + (______)
He asked to go home. As + Infinitive
appeal ___
He wants to appeal to my good sense.
help + (____) + (_____)
help + thing/person + infinitive
*attribute ____
His tackiness can be attributed to too many comic books as a child.
identical _____
identical with
_____ contrast _____
in contrast to
independent _____
independent from
indicate _____
Indicate that
indicate _____ + (______)
Indicate to + person
indifferent _____
indifferent towards
inherit _____
Inherit from
invest ______
Invest in
modeled _____
modeled after
more _____ ever
more than ever
neither..._____
neither...nor
not only..._____ _____
not only...but also
not so much…____
not so much...as
potential _____
potential to
prohibits X _____ _____ Y
prohibits X from doing Y
range _____ X _____ Y
range from X to Y
regard _____
regard as
regardless _______
regardless
responsibility _____
responsibility to
responsible ______
responsible for
resulting ______
resulting in
retroactive _____
retroactive to
*as....____
She is as tired as I am.
so (adjective) ______
so (adjective) that
so X _____ _____ ______ Y
so X as to be Y
access ______
Steve never has access to his dad's bank account.
subscribe _____
subscribe to
such..._____
such...as
the same ______ X _____ _____ Y
the same to X as to Y
to contrast X _____ Y
to contrast X with Y
to mistake X _____ Y
to mistake X for Y
to result _____
to result in
to sacrifice X _____ Y
to sacrifice X for Y
as
Tom acts as a scout for GQ here in South America.
agree ___ + gerund
We agreed on going to town.
agree ___ + noun
We agreed on the plan.
agree ___
We agreed to go away.
*associate ____
We never associate with Steve – he is far too tacky!
X is attributed ____ Y
X is attributed to Y
allow(s) ____
Your schedule does not allow for much time.
leads ____
Leads to
localized ____
Localized in
make + (____) + (____)
Make + thing/person + verb (simple form)
manage ____
Manage to
mistake + (____) + ____
Mistake + thing/person + for
originate ____
originate in
need ____
need to
prohibit ______ + (____)
Prohibit from + gerund
promise ____ + _____
Promise of + thing