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Locate and identify the -ing form. Franklin was swimming in the private pool. verb phrase participle gerund
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User: Locate and identify the -ing form. Franklin was swimming in the private pool. verb phrase participle gerund

User: Locate the gerund. Since it is used as a noun, determine its noun use. I enjoy walking in the country. Gerund: Iwalkingenjoycountryin the Use: predicate nominativedirect objectobject of a prepositionsubject

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Franklin was swimming in the private pool.
The -ing form, swimming is a VERB.
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I enjoy walking in the country.
Gerund: Walking
Use: Direct Object

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Locate and identify the -ing form. Franklin was swimming in the private pool. verb phrase participle gerund
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Updated 7/3/2014 9:39:40 PM
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Franklin was swimming in the private pool.
The -ing form "was swimming" is a verb phrase.

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Locate the gerund. Since it is used as a noun, determine its noun use. I enjoy walking in the country. Gerund: Iwalkingenjoycountryin the Use: predicate nominativedirect objectobject of a prepositionsubject
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I enjoy walking in the country.
Gerund: Walking;
Use: Direct object.
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