Verb or Noun or else?

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Verb or Noun or else?

Post by yukiog » Mon Sep 03, 2018 8:32 pm

Is "in progress" a noun or a verb OR ELSE? Please help.

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Re: Verb or Noun or else?

Post by Alan » Fri Sep 07, 2018 4:50 am

Neither!

It is a PREPOSITIONAL PHRASE (consisting of a preposition + a noun).

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