English to Afrikaans Meaning :: gerund

Gerund :
- gerundiumgerunds

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Noun(1) a noun formed from a verb (such as the `-ing' form of an English verb when used as a noun

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(1) ÔÇÿOtheringÔÇÖ, a favourite gerund in current academic-literary discussion, has yet to enter the dictionaries, but it shouldn't have long to wait.(2) First, a noun form of the verb, i.e. gerund or agentive noun, is combined with some other word to make a compound word.(3) The writer describes one press conference: ÔÇÿDuring this 35-minute briefing the Secretary will use ÔÇÿkillÔÇÖ nine times in various tenses and gerunds .ÔÇÖ(4) I once learned that you should put possessives before gerunds ; that ÔÇÿruleÔÇÖ is sometimes awkward and pointless, but maybe it has something going for it here.(5) He also advises that one should use the active instead of the passive voice and gerunds instead of noun constructions.
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