English version

ice over/up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishice over/up (also be iced over/up) phrasal verbLIQUIDto become covered with iceicy Schools were closed when the roads iced over. The plane’s engines had iced up. ice→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
ice over/upSchools are closed, roads are iced over, rain has turned to sleet.Parts of the Bristol Avon were iced over, resulting in the cancellation of the Bradford-On-Avon Open.The roads may have iced over, the rain may be too ugly to face.
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Verb table
ice
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyice
he, she, itices
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyiced
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave iced
he, she, ithas iced
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad iced
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill ice
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have iced
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam icing
he, she, itis icing
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you, we, theyare icing
Past
I, he, she, itwas icing
you, we, theywere icing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been icing
he, she, ithas been icing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been icing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be icing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been icing
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