Poll: Which word is the verb in "Ahmed walked quickly to his car"

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    #31

    Re: Which word is the verb...

    Ahmed--Subject
    Walked--Verb
    Quickly--Adverb
    To--Preposition
    His--Pronoun with antecedent Ahmed
    car--Object of preposition

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    #32

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    [QUOTE=rws_killer5;542935]

    Ahmed--Subject
    Walked--Verb
    Quickly--Adverb
    To--Preposition
    His--attribute [ possessive adjective - modifies car]
    car--Object


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    #33

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    [QUOTE=Teia;543074]
    Quote Originally Posted by rws_killer5 View Post

    Ahmed--Subject
    Walked--Verb
    Quickly--Adverb
    To--Preposition
    His--attribute [ possessive adjective - modifies car]
    car--Object
    His is a pronoun though right??? And its antecedent is Ahmed.

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    #34

    Re: Which word is the verb...

    [QUOTE=rws_killer5;543275]
    Quote Originally Posted by Teia View Post
    His is a pronoun though right??? And its antecedent is Ahmed.

    His Definition | Definition of His at Dictionary.com
    Generally speaking, his is a pronoun in genitive or dative case, but here, in this sentence his is a possessive adjective
    Whose car is this? This is his car.

    http://www.usingenglish.com/glossary...adjective.html


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    #35

    Re: Which word is the verb...

    Oh I see, thanks.

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    #36

    Re: Which word is the verb...

    Walked is the verb

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    #37

    Re: Which word is the verb...

    walked.................:)

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    #38

    Re: Which word is the verb...

    walked

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    #39

    Re: Which word is the verb...

    of course, it's walked.

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    #40

    Re: Which word is the verb...

    of course "walked"

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