|Uses of the word 'lack'|
Kwong Yau asks:
Would you please tell me all the uses of the word lack (in different forms) and make a sentence for each of its uses? Is the sentence 'Many children are in lack of sleep' correct? If it is wrong, what should it be?
not too happy with 'in lack of', Wong, which doesn't sound quite right
to me. Lack of is fine where lack is used as a noun,
so you can say, for example:
may also be used as a verb: