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in the following sentence which word is the gerund and is it used a direct object, a predicate noun, subject or object of a preposition?

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  1. What sentence?

    posted by Reed
  2. http://www.chompchomp.com/terms.htm

    Read and study the sections on gerunds (Gerund, Gerund Phrase). Then let us know what you decide.

    posted by Writeacher

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