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Locate the gerund and identify its use. She was able to get past the muddy road by driving carefully.
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User: Locate the gerund and identify its use. She was able to get past the muddy road by driving carefully.

Weegy: She was able to get past the muddy road by driving carefully. Gerund: Driving; Use: Object of a preposition
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User: Locate the verbal phrase and identify it type. A boy named Robert won the high jump contest

Weegy: A boy named Robert won the high jump contest.
Verbal phrase: named Robert.
Type: Participle.


User: Locate the verbal phrase and identify it type. Jogging a mile is fun but strenuous.

Weegy: Jogging for three miles is fun but strenuous. Verbal phrase: Jogging for three miles. Type: Gerund.
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User: Locate the verbal phrase and identify it type. I would like to swim faster.

Weegy: I would like to swim faster.
Complete verbal phrase: to swim faster.
Type: infinitive.


User: Locate the verbal phrase and identify it type. The birds singing in the trees cheered her.

Weegy: The birds singing in the trees cheered her. Verbal phrase: Singing in the trees; Type: Participial phrase
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User: Locate the verbal phrase and identify it type. More than anything, he wanted to win the state champioship

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More than anything, he wanted to win the state championship.
Verbal Phrase: To win the state championship;
Type: Infinitive phrase
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