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    Smile adjective

    The writer drove home weary because he had spent a lot of money and time in the garage.
    Why did he use "weary" an adjective here? Why not an adverb?
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    Re: adjective

    Quote Originally Posted by daisy1352 View Post
    The writer drove home weary because he had spent a lot of money and time in the garage.
    Why did he use "weary" an adjective here? Why not an adverb?
    Thanks
    I am of the opinion:
    The writer drove home being weary because.............

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    Re: adjective

    Quote Originally Posted by daisy1352 View Post
    The writer drove home weary because he had spent a lot of money and time in the garage.
    Why did he use "weary" an adjective here? Why not an adverb?
    Thanks
    Because it defines the driver and not the action he did...

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