English Grammar Lessons
Complement - Glossary of Terms
Complement is the term used for the word(s) that
follow a verb or a gerund in order to complete its meaning.
servants cut his hair.
("cut" - verb / "his
hair" - complement (also the direct object))
Drinking that stuff will not help.
("Drinking" - gerund / "that
stuff" - complement (also the direct object))
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