The Gerund Phrase
Recognize a gerund phrase when you see one.
A gerund phrase will begin with a gerund, an ing word, and will include other modifiers
and/or objects. Gerund phrases always function as nouns, so they will be subjects,
subject complements, o
Participles vs. Gerunds vs. Verbs
ELACC8L1: Demonstrate command of the
conventions of standard English grammar and
usage when writing or speaking.
a. Explain the function of verbals (gerunds,
participles, infinitives) in general and their
Chapter 6: A Tour of the Cell Objectives
1. The difference between magnificent and revolving power is that magnificent enlarges the size of
the object that is being studied while revolving power distinguishes the objects that are similar
to each other