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    my question is what is the grammertical name of cautioned and what is its function

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    Re: grammertical names

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    my question is what is the grammatical name of cautioned and what is its function
    Form: past tense verb

    • I cautioned them to trust no one.

    Function: verb

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    Form: past participle

    • I have/had cautioned them before.

    Function: perfect

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    Form: past participle

    • They were cautioned not to greet anyone.

    Function: passive verb

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    Form: adjective

    • a cautioned man (Cf. a cautious man)

    Function: adjective

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