Is turned a noun?
June 29, 2017 10:26PM
No, the word 'turned' is the past participle, past tense of the verb to turn. The past participle of the verb also functions as an adjective.
Jack turned his head when he heard the door open. (verb)
The turned edge keeps the fabric from unraveling. (adjective)
The word 'turn' is both a verb and a noun.
When you get to the next light, turn right. (verb)
When you get to the next light, make a right turn. (noun)
Each of you will have a turn to speak. (noun)
The house was built at the turn of the century. (noun)