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particile

Post by hanuman_2000 » Sat Dec 31, 2016 8:53 am

Hello,

Some participles (ing-form or ed-form of verbs) which are adjectives and defined in any dictionary.
These are pure adjectives and derived from the verb ( also know as deverbal adjectives).
I would like know whether all other ing-forms/ed-forms of verbs which are not defined as an adjective in dictiinaries can function as an adjective.

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Re: particile

Post by Alan » Mon Jan 02, 2017 4:32 am

No, only certain participles (normally indicated in any good dictionary) can be considered adjectives.

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