Be bound to - Free english lesson
Chapter Other means of expressing modality


Certain verbs have meanings close to the meaning of the modals. They allow us to express opinion, to state a judgment, to impose an obligation.

« Be bound to » is used to describe a strong probability, even an inevitable fact.
He is bounded to be arrested by the police because he drives too fast.
It was bound to happen.



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