1. Beneath means under and concealed by.
My glasses were beneath the newspaper.
The daffodils sprouted beneath the snow.
2. Beneath can mean less worthy than.
Now that she is rich and famous, she thinks her family is beneath her.
3. Beneath can mean unlikely, because of goodness or pride.
Pattern 1: it + be + beneath + noun of person + infinitive
She was a little wild, but it was beneath her to commit a crime.
Typical verbs after beneath:
break the law, commit adultery, commit a crime, commit perjury, gossip, lie, murder, steal
Pattern 2: noun/gerund form of verb + be + beneath + person She was a little wild, but committing a crime was beneath her.
Typical nouns before be beneath:
adultery, breaking the law, committing a crime, forgery, lying, murder, stealing
Best Foods for Healthy Eyes
What pops into our heads when vitamin C is mentioned, Images of big, juicy oranges, probably, and their citrus brethren. However, plenty of other foods pack loads of vitamin C, including broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, green and red peppers, leafy greens, and many more. Throw them all in a stir fry and cheers to eye health.