What is mean by following?

Asked by Faye Fitzgerald on September 18, 2021

Categories: Religion and spirituality Christianity

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noun. a body of followers, attendants, adherents, etc. the body of admirers, attendants, patrons, etc., of someone or something: That television show has a large following. the following, that which comes immediately after, as pages, lines, etc.: See the following for a list ofexceptions.

What are the uses of following? We use following without the + noun phrase to-mean 'after', 'in response to' or 'as a result of': Following the bad election results of May 8th, the Prime Minister has appointed three new ministers. Following a general strike in 1933, he fled the country and went to South America. We use the following with a noun.

What does next few days mean? Literally, couple means two. But the phrase can_be used as an idiom at times which usually means a few days, ranging from 2 to 5 days. The speaker is not so precise as to how many days it will be, but is sure that it falls between the range of days given.

Is it followed by or followed with? It's correct under certain circumstances. If follow is used as a passive verb, by is thepreposition used + noun/noun phrase. If follow is an active verb, with is used + noun/noun phrase: The boxer downed his opponent using two moves.