I'm having some difficulty with finding an example of an English sentence which includes two consecutive prepositional phrases without embedding. Would "We ran off into the sunset" qualify?

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    Does "this train goes from London to Edinburgh" count?
    – Draconis
    Oct 25, 2019 at 17:39
  • Yes, or any example giving a path which is characterized by saying what points are on the path. "Over the river, through the woods, up the trail, past the statue, ..."
    – Greg Lee
    Oct 26, 2019 at 0:56
  • A case could be made for "into the sunset" being a complement in the matrix PP.
    – BillJ
    Oct 26, 2019 at 10:23


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