posted by John on .
1. There is a boy in the living room.
2. Did you make a shopping list?
3. He bought a pair of pants at the clothing store.
In the sentende, what is the part of speech of 'living', 'shopping' and 'clothing'?
Are they gerunds or nouns?
These words are used here as adjectives, modifying the nouns: room, list, store.