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by crabbadon
Wed Nov 05, 2014 11:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1443: "Language Nerd"
Replies: 78
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Re: 1443: "Language Nerd"

It just occured to me that as many 'nouns used as verbs' I've seen, I've never seen a verb used as a noun. Yeah you have, all the time! Verb>noun derivation is really rampant in English - just about every verb will do it. Ing-form gerunds are the easiest way (the opening of parliament, the taming o...

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