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Re: English question

From:Fabian <fabian@...>
Date:Wednesday, November 28, 2001, 17:26
> In my English lessons the following question occured: > > "He voted Liberal." - Is the 'Liberal' an adjective or an adverb? > I would say it is an adverb since it is part of the verb but on the
> hand it describes the party.
UK: It is a noun. It is short for "the Liberal Party". US: It is an adjective. He voted for the candidate who had liberal policies. In this example, I'd go for the UK usage, as 'Liberal' was capitalised. -- Fabian To find out what makes paranoiacs tic, follow them around and watch them for a while.


John Cowan <jcowan@...>
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