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Anonymous asked in 社會及文化語言 · 1 decade ago

請問可否把以下句子說明那些是什麼詞,例如is 是動詞,to是什麼,和為什麼to後接ing?

Treasury secretary says proposal is key to restoring confidence in mortgage finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

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    Treasury secretary = noun used as the subject in this sentence

    says = verb

    [proposal.....Freddie Mac] = noun clasue used as the object of the sentence.

    proposal = noun used as the subject of the clause

    is = verb

    key = noun used as the complement of the clause

    to = preposition

    restoring = Gerund used as the object of the preposition [to]

    confidence = noun used as the object of the gerund [restoring]

    in = preposition

    mortgage = noun used as an adjective in this case to modify [giants]

    finance = noun used as an adjective to modify [giants]

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac = Proper nouns used as the appositive of the word [giants] in this sentence.

    Hope this helps.

    Source(s): my knowledge
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