2 Answered Questions for the topic noun phrases
Can an adverb modify a noun?
Is it right to say:> the scientifically literate? The reason I ask is that "The literate" is a noun. And the adverb *scientifically* modifies it. But as far as I know, adverbs cannot modifies... more
Is "my hardest" a direct object in "I will try my hardest"?
> I will try my hardest.I am confusing myself by trying to figure out the grammatical relations in this sentence. It is not clear to me whether *my hardest* is a direct object here. If it is... more