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    Wink Grammar usage

    What do you mean by this " She went green with envy."

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    Re: Grammar usage

    Quote Originally Posted by rborromeo63@yahoo.com View Post
    What do you mean by this " She went green with envy."
    Definition of be green with envy from Cambridge Dictionary Online: Free English Dictionary and Thesaurus

    'went' in the sentence functions as a so-called resultant copular verb, and it describes a change toward an undesirable state.

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