Here are the rules that will help us learn how to use ‘ran out’ vs ‘out of’
(a) Out of
–no longer in a stated place or condition.
Ex: An apple rolled out of the bag.
–used to show what something is made from
Ex. The dress was made out of velvet.
–used to show the reason why someone does something:
Ex. I took the job out of necessity because we had no money left.
(b) Ran out
-to use something completely so that nothing is left
Ex. He just ran out of ideas.
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