English version

harp on about something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishharp on about something British English, harp on something American English phrasal verb informalTALK TO somebodyto talk about something continuously, especially in a way that is annoying or boring My grandfather harps on about the war all the time. harp→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
harp on about But the Tories would be unwise to harp on about Mr Kinnock's.
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Verb table
harp
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyharp
he, she, itharps
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyharped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave harped
he, she, ithas harped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad harped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill harp
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have harped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam harping
he, she, itis harping
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you, we, theyare harping
Past
I, he, she, itwas harping
you, we, theywere harping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been harping
he, she, ithas been harping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been harping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be harping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been harping
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