Gerund

Dymond Butler

Definition : always begin with a gerund , an ing word and will include other modifiers or objects , and they always function as nouns .

Explanation of uses : when you want to use a noun , but want to use something with ing in it .

5 Examples : Gardening is my favorite hobby

The children are hating my soup .

Fishing is fun .

Paul finished painting the ceiling .

After hiking for two hours, we sat down to rest.