Asked in Adjectives and Articles
Adjectives and Articles
Does an adjective modify a noun or a verb?
Asked in Parts of Speech, Nouns
What kind of noun is not drawing?
The word 'drawing' is a gerund (a verbal noun), the present participle of the verb to draw. The word 'not' is an adverb to modify the verb drawing. An adverb is not used with a noun, an adverb is used with a verb or an adjective. The term 'not drawing' is a adverb-verb combination. To use an adverb for a noun, it can modify the adjective describing the noun, for example: not his drawing.
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What is the verb or noun form for illegal?
Asked in Adverbs
Does an adverb modify a verb adjective or another adverb?
Asked in Adjectives and Articles, Pronouns, Verbs
Usually modifies a verb but can sometimes modify an d adjective?