English version

vote somebody ↔ in

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishvote somebody ↔ in phrasal verbto elect someone by voting A new chairman was voted in. vote→ See Verb table
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vote inIn spite of the vote for Clinton in 1992, it is that second personality that has been in the ascendant recently.We failed quite clearly to get our vote out.But the vote ended in a tie, so we had to have a tie-breaker.Eleven years ago, highway officials voted, in essence, to take Route 66 off the map.Plans for votes of confidence in executive party bodies were also proposed.The board voted 8-1 Tuesday in favor of awarding the grant for the shelter at 341 Eddy St.The managers of these mutual funds have the power to vote their shares in favor of shareholder resolutions.Firms paid rates but had no vote at all in local elections.
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Verb table
vote
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyvote
he, she, itvotes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyvoted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave voted
he, she, ithas voted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad voted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill vote
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have voted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam voting
he, she, itis voting
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you, we, theyare voting
Past
I, he, she, itwas voting
you, we, theywere voting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been voting
he, she, ithas been voting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been voting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be voting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been voting
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