In the following sentence, please tell me what "functional" is.
The boat still looked functional to Tom.
Thanks for your help!
It's an adjective.
mate an adverb has ly at the end usually.
for example, slowly or swiftly
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You might be confused because "looked" is a linking verb in that case. Many of the sensing verbs can be linking verbs in certain uses.
Originally Posted by pjanko
In this case, the verb "links" the adjective "functional" to the subject "boat".