Questions tagged with adjective

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adverb or adjective
We use a phrase at our church: We are ordinary people who have discovered the extraordinary good news that..... The ...
Adverb or adjective 0 votes, asked Aug 17 by Doug Ferguson
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Words that change their pronunciation before nouns
There have been a lot of talk about the "Harry Potter and the cursed child" on the news, and one ...
stress Pronunciation cursed adjective 0 votes, asked Aug 15 by Juli Kuleshova
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One related to subject verb/adjective agreement
I'm trying to create an error message; someone I work with has posted an incorrect message, which I wish to ...
grammar english subject adjective subject-verb 0 votes, asked Aug 02 by Momo
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Adjectives Modify Nouns: The foundation seems good.
I learned in junior high school that certain "state of being verbs" or "linking verbs" take predicate adjectives that modify ...
adjective Adverb noun Predicateadjective 0 votes, asked Jul 23 by John Odhner
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Grammar check
After a long 15 or so hours traveling. Isn't something about the above sentence wrong?
grammar adjective Sentence 0 votes, asked Jul 16 by Subham Kundu
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When you use an adjective, does it run throughout the whole sentence? For eg: She wore black socks and pants. ...
adjective Sentence 0 votes, asked Jul 14 by Tenzin Lhazey
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Compensatory or compensated?
Which of the following is correct? I am requesting a compensatory leave. or I am requesting a compensated leave. I ...
pastparticiple adjective 0 votes, asked Jul 14 by Junk
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Simple Adjective or Predicate Adjective
In the sentence, "Chibong spoke to his teacher in a corteous manner." Is "corteous" a simple adjective or a predicate ...
simple predicate adjective Sentence 0 votes, asked Jul 11 by Creo
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Adverb vs. Adjective
Hello! In the following sentence, is the word 'much' functioning as an adverb or an adjective? Please explain... "There is ...
Adverb adjective 0 votes, asked Jun 16 by Jayanthi
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Adjective vs Noun in the Name of a Political System
When combining two political systems into one, how do you determine which is the adjective and which is the noun? ...
politics naming adjective 0 votes, edited Jun 13 by Rezilia Grieves
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Grammatical clasification
I would like to know what "very much" is grammatically speaking. And adverb? An adjective? none? (I found it on ...
grammar adjective Adverb pronoun much 0 votes, asked May 22 by Solange
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I can't understand what part of speech it is.
Manchester is a chief cotton manufacturing city. Could you please tell me what part of speech "manufacturing" is?
participle adjective gerund 0 votes, asked May 11 by Rufina Khaziyeva
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hello can you say, 'She drives extremely slowly.' ? is it an, adverb infinitive phrase? Thanks
adjective adverbs 0 votes, asked May 02 by rob
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meaning of: [subject] "substantively" [verb]
I am trying to determine which meaning is being given to the word "substantively" by the writer of the following ...
Adverb adjective +1 vote, asked Apr 23 by Chad Bennett
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Are these words Adjectives or Nouns?
Would the word "batter's" in the word batter's box be considered an adjective or a noun? For example, "I stepped ...
noun nouns adjective adjectives Sentence 0 votes, asked Feb 17 by Dana Evangelist
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differentiating between "more" as adjective or adverb
Is there a proper way to write the phrase "more important information" such that "more" is, without doubt, modifying "information" ...
adjective Adverb +1 vote, asked Jan 04 by Brian Zirkle
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Adjective or Possessive?
Someone I know wrote a sentence about the Indianapolis Colts quarterback Matt Hasselbeck. In that phrase, wouldn't 'Colts' need an ...
Possess adjective +1 vote, asked Dec 17 '15 by Meganne Bunce
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"unhappily" or "unhappy"
In editing a book for my friend, I changed the sentence, "[Paula is] new in town, has stress at home ...
adjective Adverb 0 votes, asked Nov 25 '15 by stephen davis
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boiled and boiling - which is the correct Participle as an Adjective
Hi, I have a concern about "particple as an adjective" As we might already known, participle is verb + -ed ...
participle adjective 0 votes, asked Nov 19 '15 by Trần Minh
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Adjective + noun
Can I write like this: "It had been yet another unbearably challenging of a morning"?My teacher marked the "of a" ...
adjective noun adjectives teacher of 0 votes, asked Nov 18 '15 by Joel Kaasalainen
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adverb adjective confusion
the girl is beautiful - adjective the girl seems beautiful - adverb ?
Adverb adjective 0 votes, asked Nov 12 '15 by roger fitzgerald
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The bigger they come, the harder they fall. Grammatically incorrect?
We can say : The bigger they come, the harder they fall. The higher you climb, the further you fall. ...
Easier adjective Adverb +2 votes, edited Oct 21 '15 by Ian Marshall
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is this sentence correct? "Maya fet badly tha she had to chose one icecream flavor so she chose chocolate an ...
grammar pronouns Adverb adjective 0 votes, asked Oct 15 '15 by Sarah
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Use of the adjective "proudly"
The Fire Department in my City has the moto, "Proudly we serve". Is this grammatically correct? In my mind it ...
adjective slogans 0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by Spencer Kyle
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how to build correctly compound adjectives
Dera experts, is that correct: blood-transfusion-medicine-and-haemotherapy part of chedule of internship Ia am not sure if this hyphenaction/compound adjective is ...
hyphenation compound adjective 0 votes, asked Sep 21 '15 by Michal
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fast is… an adverb or adj
In the sentence, “Teresa drives her car fast,” fast is… a. an adverb. b. an adjective. c. a verb. d. ...
Adverb adjective verb preposition 0 votes, asked Aug 10 '15 by Hussain AL-Ghawi
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Adjective and adverb
My classmate can play basketball ... Because he paraticesevery day
adjective 0 votes, asked Aug 06 '15 by Baking .warm
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happy / happily
which one is grammartically right? a parents who works shorter hours but comes home unhappy / unhappily
adjective Adverb 0 votes, asked Jul 29 '15 by 예지 박
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How do I know if it's an adjective or just part of the subject?
For example: "The Miami Heat players are pretty alright at basketball." Is the subject "The Miami Heat players" or is ...
adjective subject grammar adjectives subjects 0 votes, asked Jul 22 '15 by Jason C
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Adjective at the end of a list.
If I put an adjective at the end of a list such as: You can have a bike, a ball ...
adjective list 0 votes, asked Jul 14 '15 by Douglas Rushton
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