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  • Verb-Object-Subject: a language is VOS if a typical sentence starts with the verb, followed by the object, followed by the subject.
  • Virtual Object System


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  • Abbreviation Vos is a three-letter abbreviation with multiple meanings, as described below:  In linguistic typology, VOS denotes Verb Object Subject  In meteorology, VOS is short for voluntary observing ship program  Stratus VOS - a fault-tolerant computer operating system, developed by Stratus  Hitachi VOS3 - Virtual-storage Operating System, OS / 390 compatible, by  Hitachi, Ltd.

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  • VOS: And convenience and he ` s not going to burn himself out flying back and forth doing one show in the States, one in England.

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  • VOS: Well, because everybody in this business -- hold on -- it ` s a quick fix.

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  • VOS: I know it ` s evil -- oh, please, enough with your L.A. wow, ok.

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  • VOS: No, he ` s proven -- he ` s obviously proven, I think he ` ll move to another network.

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  • VOS: That ` s why it ` s "The X Factor", with her it ` s the ecstasy factor.

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  • VOS: If "American Idol" lost half their viewers, they still have more viewers than every other show on television.

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