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Q: Locate the complete gerund phrase and identify its use. We avoided the holiday crowd by shopping early.
A: We avoided the holiday crowd by shopping early. Gerund phrase: shopping early; used as object of a preposition.
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We avoided the holiday crowd by shopping early.
Gerund phrase: shopping early; used as object of a preposition.
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I think, dear friends, that the time has come to say goodbye.
The word of direct address is: dear friends

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