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    Exclamation what is the grammatical role of ..?!

    Hello All,
    In the sentence: "She made us happy."
    what is the grammatical role of us and happy ?!

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    Re: what is the grammatical role of ..?!

    This is a causative verb construction. "Us" is the direct object of the verb and "happy" is an adjective that modifies the direct object. This is similar to "The chef cooked the steaks rare".

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