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How to analyze the structure of the sentence: "the grocery was empty of vegetables" How to analyze the structure of the sentence: "the grocery was empty of vegetables"
Jan 16, 2016 7:42 PM
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Lin, in English we would not say this. We would say, "The grocery was out of vegetables." When there are no more, we say "out of." For example, "I am out of time." This means there is no more time for what I am doing. I hope this helps.
January 16, 2016
the grocery was empty of vegetables the place is/was empty of people There is no need much to analyze . It just say it's empty of (something)
January 16, 2016
Lin
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Chinese (Mandarin), English
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