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March 9/10

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This assignment is available on my Google Classroom. Access code gve9x6

  1. Verbals (notes)
    1. A participle is a verb form that can be used as an adjective.
      1. Boiling water
      2. A chipped cup
  • A chosen topic
  1. A gerund is a verb form that ends in –ing and can be used as a noun.
    1. Reading is a good pastime.
    2. I enjoy cooking.
  2. An infinitive is a verb form that begins with –to and can be used as a noun, an adjective, or an adverb.
    1. To err is human. (subject/noun)
    2. Betty wants to act. (direct object/noun)
  • She is the one to ask. (adjective modifying the pronoun “one”)
  1. The favored team was slow to score. (adverb modifying adjective “slow”)
  1. Verbals Class work –
    1. 473 – Exercise 4 – Write each sentence. Follow the directions in the book. Underline each participle.
    2. 477 – Exercise 6 – Write out the sentences. Underline gerunds and circle participles.
    3. 480 – Exercise 8 – Write out the sentences. Underline the infinitive, and identify how it is used.
  2. Projects are due March 15th and 16th


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