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Determine the category of "friendly" in the following sentence. Use the substitution and co-ordination tests to justify your answer:

David gave Mary friendly advice.

  • Grammar -

    Despite the -ly ending, friendly is an adjective in this case. It modifies the noun "advice".

    (Most modifiers ending with -ly are adverbs; this is an exception)

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    How do you perform the co-ordination test, I'm at a loss

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