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Thread: Wind or Windy?

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    Default Re: Wind or Windy?

    I guess it should be "There's a very strong wind that is blowing" where "that is" can be omitted.

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    Default Re: Wind or Windy?

    yes it is a subject so must be wind

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    Smile Re: Wind or Windy?

    Wind.... Is the right Answer

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    Default Re: Wind or Windy?

    I think windy - Chicago's 'Windy City'

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    Default Re: Wind or Windy?

    Quote Originally Posted by kaufenpreis View Post
    I think windy - Chicago's 'Windy City'
    That's not the same. It's a noun here, not an adjective.

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    Default Re: Wind or Windy?

    Here wind is a correct word.

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    Default Re: Wind or Windy?

    Wind is a noun. Windy is an adjective. In your sentence, you are talking about something, an object, so it's "wind".

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