Gerund Phrase

Ms. Mullennix

The Gerund phrase

A gerund phrase is a ing word the includes a modifier to function the ing word as a noun!


the word in used as a noun to make subjects subject and compliments.


  1. My favorite sport running takes a great deal of effort.
  2. I had a wonderful idea of having friends over for the holidays.
  3. I was enjoying to cook for my family.
  4. The contractor is showing me a house on maple street.
  5. Santa clause is coming down the chimney for cookies.