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    modifying word in a sentence

    What word does taller modify in this sentence; "Even though he is younger, Justin is taller than his brother". Is it Justin or is?

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    Re: modifying word in a sentence

    The adjective taller functions as a subject complement. It modifies the subject Justin; Justin = taller.

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