Gerund As Appositive?
Hello, Gerund is a V-ing that functions as a noun. In this sentence: "Her...
Gerund Or Verbal Noun?
Hi, Please tell me whether the parts mentioned are a gerund or verbal noun. 1....
'To' Followed By Gerund Or Infinitive...
Hi, I'm confused about when should we use a gerund after 'to', I know that if...
Many Questions About Infinitive, Gerund...
Infinitive: 1) They are only/but/all too pleased to help you. What does this sentence...
Adj /Noun + Gerund
Hi, I can't figure out when I can use "adjective(noun)" pattern without an preposition...
Gerund Or Verbal Noun With An Article...
Hi, I think I found out the word 'wailing' is an uncountable noun. If that is so...
Andy Antics
"I have an unreasonably strong aversion to making verbs out of nouns likes 'parent...
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Is It Gerund?
Hi! Here're the sentences '' Before closing the door, be sure you have your keys...
Sentence Question. Please Help.
Hi, this is a question that I was asked to answer. My answer follows the question...
Participle Phrase?
Eating a hearty breakfast , we prepared for our long journey. Why is the underlined...
Possessive Case?
Hi guys, I'm trying to learn the possessive case of a pronoun but I'm stuck on an...
Appreciate + Ving ?
Hi, can anyone help explain the grammatical point for the following sentence? ...
Verbs Versus Verbals?
I wanted to tell him to leave It has been frustrating living in the shadow of...
I Have To Know What Part Of The Word In...
Hi , I have setence :" Nice seeing you " - What the part of the word "seeing" ...
To +Ing?
Hi, On TV program about plane flight hours, I see this: 2 hours to landing . 1...
Is This Sentence Correct?
Dear Members, Can you please tell me whether the following sentence is right or...
Question About A Gerund
Hi Teachers, I have two questions: 1. Is it absolutely necessary the underlined...
Feinted + Gerund, Infinitive?
He feinted to hit me. He feinted htting me. I find only very few instances on line...
Gerunds, Both Noun And Verb?
When asked whether gerunds are nouns or verbs, I say they are both. Am I right?...
The Use Of The Genitive With Inanimate...
Hi people! This sentence was taken from one of David Crystal's (well-known linguist...