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    Postmodifier of the noun phrase or what?

    e.g.I remembered the room BEING USED only once.
    In the above given example, is 'BEING USED' (which is the present participle passive) used as a postmodifier of the noun phrase 'the room' or a complement of whatever?Any suggestions?
    Thank you!

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    Re: Postmodifier of the noun phrase or what?

    Post-modifier,

    I remember that the room was used only once.
    I remember the room being used only once.

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    Re: Postmodifier of the noun phrase or what?

    Soup,THANK YOU!

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    Re: Postmodifier of the noun phrase or what?

    You're most welcome.

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