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VPVice President
VPViewpoint
VPVoluntad Popular (Venezuelan political party)
VPVideo Poker
VPVice Principal
VPVacant Possession (housing construction)
VPVideo Phone (product)
VPVollpension (German: full board)
VPVideo Processor
VPVilla Park (Orange County, California)
VPVarious Places
VPVacuum Pump
VPValor Points (gaming)
VPVapor Pressure
VPVerb Phrase
VPVirtual Programming
VPVolkspartei (People's political party)
VPVillage People (disco artist)
VPVasopressin
VPVanden Plas (British Leyland luxury car)
VPVariable Pressure
VPVirtual Path
VPValue Partners
VPVentriculoperitoneal
VPVoice Processing
VPVariable Pitch
VPVictory Point
VPValkyrie Profile (video game)
VPVent Pipe
VPVillage Pump
VPViral Protein
VPVentura Publisher
VPVertebrate Paleontology
VPVirtual-Physical
VPVeterans Preference
VPVirtual Printing (computing)
VPVariegate Porphyria
VPVital Point
VPVelocity Pressure
VPVintage Port
VPVelocity Profile
VPVendor Profile
VPViral Particle
VPVocal Percussion (musical technique)
VPVector Processor
VPVolts Peak (Tektronix)
VPVirtual Process
VPVirtual Prototype
VPVertical Polarization
VPValidation Phase
VPVerification Plan
VPVoice Privacy
VPVillage Pantry (convenience store)
VPVulnerable Point
VPVentricular Peritoneal
VPVet Pet
VPVulvar Pain
VPVoluntary Principles
VPVideo Projecteur
VPViewing Point (UK)
VPVeeshan's Peak (Everquest 2 computer game)
VPVapor Permeability
VPVeritable Plethora
VPVendor Pay
VPVector Program
VPVariable Portfolio
VPVirtual Personalities
VPValidation Prototype
VPVoiding Pressure
VPVenezuela Project (Venezuela)
VPVerbal Prompt (early education)
VPVojna Policija (Croatian: Military Police)
VPVanuaaku Party (Our Land Party, Vanuatu)
VPVolontaire du Progrès (French: Volunteers for Progress)
VPVoice Procedure (radio communications)
VPVisitor Protection (National Park Service; designates armed park ranger position)
VPPlatform Velocity
VPVita Patris (Latin: in Father's Lifetime)
VPVapautus Palveluksesta (Finnish: relieved from service)
VPVirtual Packet
VPViet Pride
VPVenereal Pamphlet (US Navy)
VPVertical Planning
VPSeaplane Patrol Squadron (US Navy aviation unit designation used in 1922)
VPFixed Wing Patrol Squadron
VPVenta a Plazos
VPValerio Polverini (Italy graphic design agency)
VPVariance Propagation
VPVisibility Period
VPViewer's Pick
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They conclude that one of the plausible hypotheses explaining this phenomenon is the increasing trend to simplify the verb phrase, especially in certain contexts in which the choice makes no difference to meaning.
The verb fare "may be used as an activity, as a state or as a telic predicate" (Bertinetto and Noccetti 19); fare is used only as a dynamic verb in the syntagmatic verb phrases found in the data.
Verb phrases in our context do not include accompanying elements such as objects and predicatives.
The prepositional phrase typically occurs within the Verb phrase where it takes the role of a complement or an object.
b), the user seems to ignore that finite verb phrases have tense contrast such as the present-past distinction since if s/he had, s/he would have correctly used "happens" and "touches" instead of "happening" and "touching" with the present tense concept in mind.
It names the totem as Wallaroo and describes the start of his journey in a complex verb phrase.
Another possible explanation for the mistakes in sentence 10 could be that the verb phrase in this sentence is rather complex because it is a construction in the passive voice, and it consists of two verb auxiliaries need to and be plus the past participle of the verb correct.
It begins with a clear statement of the phonology and word classes of Futunan, builds up into a discussion of the noun and verb phrase, and moves on to a comprehensive description of clause and sentence types.
Commonly it appears in the verb phrase "cut a caper" as in Pericles: Boult's advertising of the virginal Miranda so excites Monsieur Veroles (whose name derives from verole, the French for "pox") that "He offered to cut a caper at the proclamation" (scene 16.
The Oxford english dictionary tells us that the verb phrase believe in appears first in The Trinity Homilies.
Khan vuong, a northern woman's headgear, is not just a scarf but a "-square scarf," and the verb phrase duoi kip could be better rendered as "catching up with them" (i.
Moreover, in general this strategy recharges the verb phrase with more directness and power, preserving the rhythms for speaking the text which are muffled by a more expository and conciliatory stance towards the reader.