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Unformatted text preview: NOTICE: The adjectives afraid, alive, alone, asleep, awake, ill and well cannot go in a noun phrase. 2 Alone There are two positions: a After the verbs be, become, feel, get, look, seem, smell, sound and taste. For example: The house was red. Everybody became happy. It feels cold. He seemed friendly. ( Friendly is an adjective, NOT an adverb.) b After a noun phrase and the verbs call, find, get, hate, have, leave, like, make, paint and want . For example: They painted the house red. It made them happy. He pushed a window open. I found him friendly. NOTICE: Adjectives from nouns, and a few other adjectives (for example, main, only ) cannot go alone....
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2011 for the course ESL 100 taught by Professor Online during the Spring '10 term at Open Uni..
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