English version

put forth something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishput forth something phrasal verb1 to suggest an idea, explanation etc, especially one that other people later consider and discuss syn submit Arguments were put forth for changing some of the rules of the game.2 put forth leaves/shoots/roots etc formalHBP if a tree or bush puts forth leaves etc, it begins to grow them put→ See Verb table
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put forth Driving the process was the ongoing debate over what might be the very best face Lisa could put forth.In practice neither scholars nor officials ever have sufficient evidence to put forth an accurate, exact figure.Although Aristarchus put forth an appealing hypothesis and nothing more.The plant grows rapidly and puts forth floating leaves.He has put forth his criticisms on paper, on the Internet, at community forums and during council meetings.Surely the most colorful of the offbeat approaches was the wounded dog theory, put forth in 1687.Theatre producer Harold Prince picked out the Holocaust portraits; celebrity hound Larry King put forth the photo of a dead friend.Newsletters are designed to put forth the vision of the school and systems.put forth leaves/shoots/roots etcSuddenly as they exchanged memories each saw the other putting forth leaves.
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Verb table
put
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyput
he, she, itputs
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyput
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave put
he, she, ithas put
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad put
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill put
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have put
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam putting
he, she, itis putting
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you, we, theyare putting
Past
I, he, she, itwas putting
you, we, theywere putting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been putting
he, she, ithas been putting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been putting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be putting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been putting
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