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    #1

    What is "both" here?

    Please correct me if I am wrong.
    1. Both boys: here "both" is adjective
    2. Both men and women: here 'both" is conjunction
    3. Both of them: here "both" is pronoun

    Thanks

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    #2

    Re: What is "both" here?

    Quote Originally Posted by indian123 View Post
    Please correct me if I am wrong.
    1. Both boys: here "both" is adjective
    2. Both men and women: here 'both" is conjunction
    3. Both of them: here "both" is pronoun

    Thanks
    Hi, I am not a teacher,

    Whatever I have a question for you. Where have you seen 'both used like an adjective?

    Thanks for your reply.

    Bye,

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    Re: What is "both" here?

    Quote Originally Posted by The French View Post
    Hi, I am not a teacher,

    Whatever I have a question for you. Where have you seen 'both used like an adjective?

    Thanks for your reply.

    Bye,
    Not a teacher


    He broke both legs - adjective - you may go to Wordreference dictionary.

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    #4

    Re: What is "both" here?

    Quote Originally Posted by ratóncolorao View Post
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    He broke both legs - adjective - you may go to Wordreference dictionary.
    Hi ratóncolorao,

    I mix up determiners and adjectives but adjectives are determiners.

    Have a nice day.



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    #5

    Re: What is "both" here?

    Quote Originally Posted by indian123 View Post
    Please correct me if I am wrong.
    1. Both boys: here "both" is adjective
    2. Both men and women: here 'both" is conjunction
    3. Both of them: here "both" is pronoun

    Thanks
    In 1. "both" is a determiner.

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    Re: What is "both" here?

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    In 1. "both" is a determiner.
    Hi teacher,

    you wrote in 1 'both' is a determiner but indian123 has written adjective it's the same no?

    Thanks.

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