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Tvita

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What parts of speech are "while" and "overseas" in the following sentence?

Secondly, studying the basics of English at secondary school is less stressful than learning the language while overseas.
 

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than / learning / language
(where??)
while / overseas.

adverbial phrase modifying learning
 

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Overseas is noun, adverb or another part of speech in this case?
 

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overseas is definately a place, in this sentence.
 

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while is a subordinating conjunction of time.
overseas is an adverb of place.

Note that while overseas is an elliptical clause; in full it would be something like: while you are overseas.
 
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