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Autor:  Fran
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Data:  04/JUL/2009 12:15 PM
Assunto:  Breckenfeld's 1st transl. - Help!

It was new to me too.


Honestly I didn't know the word "crossover" before this thread.


Following in that sentence is a "noun". The same word in English can be a verb, noun, or adjective depending on how it is placed within the sentence.


... a strong crossover following "on" MTV


... following (público, seguidores, entusiastas, fãs, etc.)


... "on" MTV = "na" MTV


"following on" in that particular sentence IS NOT a phrasal verb - as I searched for "follow on" as a phrasal verb  I came across "follow on" in the Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs:




follow on


to happen or exist as the next part of something

This document follows on from the discussions we had last month. [usually + from]

follow-on mainly British & Australian

My research project is a follow-on from earlier work. [often + from]


to leave later than someone else in order to go somewhere, with the intention of meeting them there

David has already left and we'll be following on later.

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Help!  –  Karina Toledo  03/JUL/2009, 10:19 AM
Help!  –  PPAULO  03/JUL/2009, 1:31 PM
Help!  –  PPAULO  03/JUL/2009, 1:33 PM
Help!  –  Breckenfeld  03/JUL/2009, 1:40 PM
Help!  –  Fran  03/JUL/2009, 2:59 PM
Help!  –  Karina Toledo  03/JUL/2009, 3:13 PM
Help!  –  PPAULO  03/JUL/2009, 6:35 PM
Help!  –  eddie  03/JUL/2009, 7:56 PM
Help!  –  PPAULO  03/JUL/2009, 8:54 PM
Help!  –  Breckenfeld  03/JUL/2009, 10:00 PM
Help!  –  PPAULO  04/JUL/2009, 1:11 AM
Help!  –  PPAULO  04/JUL/2009, 1:13 AM
Breckenfeld's 1st transl. - Help!  –  Fran  04/JUL/2009, 2:38 AM
Breckenfeld's 1st transl. - Help!  –  PPAULO  04/JUL/2009, 9:26 AM
 Breckenfeld's 1st transl. - Help!  –  Fran  04/JUL/2009, 12:15 PM
Breckenfeld's 1st transl. - Help!  –  Dale-CR  04/JUL/2009, 2:00 PM

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