Surrogacy . . . noun or adjective?
In the phrase surrogacy contract, is surrogacy functioning as an adjective? or is surrogacy contract a noun phrase?
Re: Surrogacy . . . noun or adjective?
How to tell if a word is functioning as an adjective:
Originally Posted by costaricacait
Ask yourself the question, "What kind of...?"
Q: What kind of contract?
A: A surrogacy contract.
surrgacy functions as an adjective.
a surrogacy contract functions as a noun phrase. It's made up of a determiner (a), a noun (surrogacy), which is functioning as an adjective, and a noun (contract).
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