English version

guard against something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishguard against something phrasal verbPREVENTto prevent something from happening Exercise can guard against a number of illnesses.guard against doing something Nurses should guard against becoming too attached to their patients. guard→ See Verb table
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Verb table
guard
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyguard
he, she, itguards
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyguarded
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave guarded
he, she, ithas guarded
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad guarded
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill guard
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have guarded
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam guarding
he, she, itis guarding
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you, we, theyare guarding
Past
I, he, she, itwas guarding
you, we, theywere guarding
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been guarding
he, she, ithas been guarding
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been guarding
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be guarding
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been guarding
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