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Gerunds as a subject and after Dulce Karina Romo Gutiérrez AUTOR expressions
GERUNDS A gerund always functions as a noun: either a subject, a direct object, subject complement, or object of preposition. A gerund always ends in “ing.” Gerunds can be modified by adjectives and, because they have some qualities of a verb, can take objects.
GERUNDS AS A SUBJECT Smoking is a expensive habit A gerund sometimes begins a phrase that is taken as a whole.. A gerund becomes into a subject when the activity is the most important in the sentence. EXAMPLES
Gerunds after expressions adjectives becomes into an expression when they have a preposition after them. I don’t remembe r an adjective I don’t remember the preposition s
Now the expressions GOODATAFRAID OF CRAZY ABOUT EXCITED ABOUT INTERESTED IN SICK OF SURE ABOUTTIRED OF USED TO WORRIED ABOUT EXAMPLES