How Do You Spell GERUND?

Correct spelling for the English word "gerund" is [dʒ_ˈɜː_ɹ_ʌ_n_d], [d͡ʒˈɜːɹʌnd], [d‍ʒˈɜːɹʌnd]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for GERUND

Below is the list of 137 misspellings for the word "gerund".

Similar spelling words for GERUND

Plural form of GERUND is GERUNDS

Definition of GERUND

  1. In the usage of some grammarians the verbal noun-form in -ing.

Anagrams of GERUND

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Usage Examples for GERUND

  1. It is true, the English participle in ing differs in some respects from that which usually corresponds to it in Latin or Greek; it has more of a substantive character, and is commonly put for the Latin gerund. - "The Grammar of English Grammars" by Goold Brown
  2. Our participle in ing, when governed by a preposition, undoubtedly corresponds very nearly, both in sense and construction, to this Latin gerund; the principal difference being, that the one is declined, like a noun, and the other is not. - "The Grammar of English Grammars" by Goold Brown