استخدام "Propose"

تُعَبِر propose + صيغة الـ gerund عن اقتراح. يكون للفعل propose نفس المعنى عندما يأتي بَعْده عبارة تبدأ بـ that.

أمثلة
  • John proposed going to the debate.
  • I proposed having lunch together.
  • Who proposed eating at this restaurant?
  • I propose that we buy a smaller car.
  • I propose buying a smaller car.

تُعَبِر propose + مَصْدر الفعل المسبوق بـ to عن خُطة أو عَرْض.

أمثلة
  • The Government proposes to bring in new laws.
  • I propose to finish this meeting tomorrow.
  • He proposed to go so I didn't have to.
  • Janet has proposed to take notes and circulate them afterwards.