Phrasal Noun

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Phrasal Verb - Phrasal Nouns
... An extension of the concept of phrasal verb is that of phrasal noun, where a verb+particle complex is nominalized ... If the particle is in first place, then the phrasal noun is never written with a hyphen, if the particle comes second, then there is sometimes a hyphen between the two parts of the ... Some such compound nouns have a corresponding phrasal verb but some do not, partly because of historical developments ...

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