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Locate the gerund and identify its noun use? "He wrote a book on the fine points of running."
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User: Locate the gerund and identify its noun use? "He wrote a book on the fine points of running."





Weegy: "He wrote a book on the fine points of running." Running is the gerund and is used as the object of a preposition.
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User: Locate the gerund and identify its noun use? "Besides eating, what does your baby sister do?"

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"Besides eating, what does your baby sister do "
Gerund: eating. Use: object of a preposition (besides).
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