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    play safe

    Am I safe to say that the "slurred" below is a participial adjective?
    Her speech was slurred but she denied having been drunk.
    Thank you.
    Last edited by panicmonger; 05-Jan-2011 at 03:29.

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    Re: play safe

    Quote Originally Posted by panicmonger View Post
    Am I safe to say that the "slurred" below is a participial adjective?
    Her speech was slurred but she denied having been drunk.
    Thank you.
    Yes. Her speech was slurred (verb) by alcohol (or some other cause, if she's telling the truth). Therefore, the adjective derives from the participle.

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