– Prepositional Adjectival Phrases – Letter V –
- (to be) On The Verge Of (something) – This is an Idiomatic and Prepositional Adjectival Phrase which means: To be right on the edge of, and very close to something; it can be both literal of figurative… To be right on the verge of the finish-line means:
“right at the very end of the race, and about to cross the finish-line”.
…To be right on the verge of finishing a project means that:
“the project is almost completed”.