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    Smile Substantivized phrasal verbs

    Hello,

    I work on my diploma "Substantivized phrasal verbs" and I would like to know what should I focus on in this subject matter. Thx for your advice.


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    Re: Substantivized phrasal verbs

    Quote Originally Posted by Ericka73 View Post
    Hello,

    I work on my diploma "Substantivized phrasal verbs" and I would like to know what should I focus on in this subject matter. Thx for your advice.
    What are "Substantivized phrasal verbs", Ericka?


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    Re: Substantivized phrasal verbs

    Hello,

    Substantivized phrasal verbs (focus on V+preposition form) are those which became nouns by forms of word-formation (back-formation), e.g. to break down / a breakdown.

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    #4

    Re: Substantivized phrasal verbs

    What's the exact title?


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    Re: Substantivized phrasal verbs

    Hello,

    The title is "Substantivized phrasal verbs of V+prep type, corpus based analysis.
    I have already collected some examples and now trying to work out some hypothesis of my research .
    I would welcome any idea on this subject matter.....thank you.

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