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"Drift off" or "Dift off to sleep

Is "to sleep" an option when you use this phrasal verb? With the meaning of "fall asleep" of course.

Example:

She was about to drift off (to sleep) when the storm kicked in.

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Base language: English
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    yes.
    In cases when the "to sleep" is not obvious, you must add this idea, somehow.
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    The party was winding down by 10PM. People began to drift off from then. (They went home)

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