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ramble on

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishramble on phrasal verb British EnglishSUBJECTto talk or write for a long time in a way that other people find boring syn go on about My father kept rambling on about the war. ramble→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
ramble aboutHe rambled on about making his home here with Maria Luisa on this wonderful island.You should indicate the aspects of your background which the interviewer is looking for without rambling on about things which are irrelevant.On a slow day, Quigley just goes through the newspapers and rambles on about whatever comes into his brain.But he's been rambling on about you, Miranda.
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Verb table
ramble
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyramble
he, she, itrambles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrambled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave rambled
he, she, ithas rambled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad rambled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill ramble
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have rambled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam rambling
he, she, itis rambling
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you, we, theyare rambling
Past
I, he, she, itwas rambling
you, we, theywere rambling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been rambling
he, she, ithas been rambling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been rambling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be rambling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been rambling
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