English version

usher something ↔ in

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishusher something ↔ in phrasal verbSTART something/MAKE something STARTto cause something new to start, or to be at the start of something new The discovery of oil ushered in an era of employment and prosperity. usher→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
usher inDe La Vina ushered in a new era for the agency here.Finally, it ushered in a period of an increasing interlocking of economies on a world scale dominated by a capitalist centre.Perhaps his demise through age, ill-health or death might usher in an era of political instability.The immense surrogate slave power released by the steam engine ushered in the Industrial Revolution.
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Verb table
usher
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyusher
he, she, itushers
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyushered
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave ushered
he, she, ithas ushered
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad ushered
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill usher
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have ushered
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam ushering
he, she, itis ushering
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you, we, theyare ushering
Past
I, he, she, itwas ushering
you, we, theywere ushering
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been ushering
he, she, ithas been ushering
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been ushering
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be ushering
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been ushering
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