The boy are playing table tennis. . In this sentence, I figure the word 'are' is an link verb, but the answer shows that it's an auxiliary verb. If it's a like verb, 'playing' here is a predicative. I know the noun can be the predicative, while ...
My sentence was corrected and replaced "to correct" with "corrected". Is this correction correct? mine) Although s/he might be glad for someone to correct it, if you are not a member, the more people correct your essays, the more often you need to ...
|AlpheccaStars The "correction" is incomplete. |
Although s/he might be glad that someone corrected it, if you are not a member, the more people that /who correct your essays, the more often you need to scroll down pages when you review it.
|ana poland ok, thank you. The character saying this is a 60+ woman from the upper class so maybe this phrasing was supposed to reflect that in some way. |
|ana poland I get it now. She didn't make it herself, she had someone else do this.|
ana polandI get it now. She didn't make it...That makes sense - it is the causative use of make. The pattern normally has the object before "make" like this:
Apparently his mother used to have this soup made for him when he was a little boy. ...
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