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adj or verb?

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is the word "traversed" an adjective or a verb?

  • adj or verb? -

    It's usually a verb. But a word's part of speech depends upon how it's used in the sentence.

    Verbs show action or state of being. Adjectives describe or modify nouns.

  • adj or verb? -

    Ms. Sue is right. Almost all the time, it'll be a verb ... with its own subject. If it's used as an adjective, though, it's known as a participle.

    http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/verbs.htm

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