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Lucky

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The color of her gown was such a red as makes the eyes ache.

Is "red" a predicate adjective or a predicate nominative? Thank you.
 

Dany

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Lucky said:
The color of her gown was such as red as makes the eyes ache.

Is "red" a predicate adjective or a predicate nominative? Thank you.


Hello Lucky,

I would say, that it is an predicate adjective. It describes the colour (capacity) of the gown.

Kind regards,
Dany :D [/b]
 

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Dany said:
Lucky said:
The color of her gown was such as red as makes the eyes ache.

Is "red" a predicate adjective or a predicate nominative? Thank you.


Hello Lucky,

I would say, that it is an predicate adjective. It describes the colour (capacity) of the gown.

Kind regards,
Dany :D

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Natalie27

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Lucky said:
The color of her gown was such a red as makes the eyes ache.

Is "red" a predicate adjective or a predicate nominative? Thank you.

how about: "The color of her gown was red enough to make your eyes ache/sore". :lol:
 
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