Please check both sentences. (See words in bold)

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Sometimes our plans do not turn out as we hope.

Sometimes our plans do not turnout as we hope.

 

 

When our troubles pile up into heaps, they can overwhelm us.

When our troubles pileup into heaps, they can overwhelm us.

asked Jul 27 at 03:32 Susan New member

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In both instances, Susan, the two-word phrase is a verb+preposition (verbal phrase), and the single word is a noun.  The placement in both sentences needs a verb, not a noun.

link comment answered Jul 27 at 03:38 Patty T Grammarly Fellow

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