takes a nap - adverbial and adjectival (both)
on the counter - adverbial and adjectival (both)
a can of worms - adjectival
will be finished - adjectival
at the dry cleaners - adjectival
Theres too many kids in the car. False
The goal of prescriptive grammar is to describe various aspects of language use. False
Hiking at night is dangerous. Gerundive Phrase, subject
The woman looked at her. Human subject
Rick gave his mother a present. In
Short Assignment #2
3. Predeterminers, determiners, postdeterminers and heads of the following noun phrases.
2. Half of his geometry class
4. The girls third attempt
6. My seven cousins
8. All the children
5. Identify all the noun phrases in the
2. Which of the following -ing words are present participles and which are gerunds?
2. They are painting the bedrooms today.
4. You are being a nuisance.
6. She has been listening to the radio.
8. Canvassing the neighborhood i
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An article is selected from Science Daily for morphology and syntax analyzing, this article
called Life History of the 360-million-year-old Tetrapod Acanthostega Rewrites the Tetrapod
Move to Land; in this article, a team from Upps
Pensamiento Humanista, No. 6, pp. 41-72
Medelln Colombia. Enero-Diciembre de 2009, ISSN 0122-9268
lementos de geopoltica
Recibido el 06 de octubre de 2008.
Aprobado el 20 de abril de 2009.
Licenciado en Ciencias Sociales y Antropolgicas de la Universida
What Gender Got to Do With Grammar?
By Susan Romaine (1999: Communicating Gender)
Types of Gender marking in Languages.
All nouns in natural languages are classified as masculine, feminine,
Bruce Cecil LING 115 Section 50419 FINAL PAPER Throughout its long history, the world has ebbed and flowed through periods of harmony and conflict punctuated by people's migration, diffusion, and infiltration (Ostler 19). Civilizations transport their cul