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    coming

    I saw the next sentence in oxforddictionary.
    I don't want you coming home so late.


    Is "coming" gerund or participle?

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    Re: coming

    Quote Originally Posted by wowenglish1 View Post
    I saw the next sentence in oxforddictionary.
    I don't want you coming home so late.


    Is "coming" gerund or participle?
    For what it's worth, I'd call it a present participle. Does it really matter?

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