What is the difference between following and follows; where to use them.
1) "follow(s)" is a verb.
His dog follows him wherever he goes.
2a) "following" is a noun.
Following is easier than leading.
The team has a large following.
2b) "following" is an adjective.
He returned the following day.
2c) "following" is a continuous-tense verb.
The dog is following him to school.