Element FORM: VERB + NOUN + PARTICLE
SuperCat VERBS
SubCat phrasal
Lexical Range N/A
Level B2
Cando Can use phrasal verbs + nouns as object + particle.
Corrected Learner Example I am glad that you have decided to take some time off and more glad because you are going to the U.S. (Chile; B2 VANTAGE; 2001; Spanish - Latin American; Pass)

Another way is also to turn the computers off in the evenings. (B2 VANTAGE; 2009; Swedish; Pass)

It was necessary to call the electrician up. (Spain; B2 VANTAGE; 1993; Spanish - European; Pass)

If we can make these improvements, we might be able to work this problem out. (France; B2 VANTAGE; 2010; French; Pass)
Uncorrected Learner Example I am glad that you have decide to take some time off and more glad because you are going to U.S. (Chile; B2 VANTAGE; 2001; Spanish - Latin American; Pass)

Another way is also to turn the computers off in the evenings. (B2 VANTAGE; 2009; Swedish; Pass)

It was neccesary to call the electrician up. (Spain; B2 VANTAGE; 1993; Spanish - European; Pass)

If we can make these improvment, we might be able to work this problem out. (France; B2 VANTAGE; 2010; French; Pass)
Comments By B2, there are a lot of examples of this pattern. By C2, there are many more and varied examples e.g. 'But if you feel you cannot live with having kicked your relatives out.' ?

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