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    About the name of the old song "Love me tender", what part-of-speech is "tender"?

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    Re: grammar

    Quote Originally Posted by lblin98
    About the name of the old song "Love me tender", what part-of-speech is "tender"?
    Well, it modifies "me", so I'd say it's an adjective. :wink:

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    Love me tenderly; tenderly modifies 'love', so it's an adverb.

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