Wednesday, 5 December 2012

Phrasal Verbs: Types

Halliday & Matthiessen (2004: 351): 
Phrasal verbs are lexical verbs which consist of more than just the verb word itself. They are of two kinds, plus a third which is a combination of the other two:
(i) verb + adverb…
(ii) verb + preposition…
(iii) verb + adverb + preposition…