Meaning of Gerund



English: Gerund
Bangla: ক্রিয়াবাচক বিশেষ্যপদ
Hindi: क्रियावाचक संज्ञा
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

(in certain languages, as Latin) a form regularly derived from a verb and functioning as a noun, having in Latin all case forms but the nominative, as Latin dicendī gen., dicendō, dat., abl., etc., “saying.”.

Definition: 2

the English -ing form of a verb when functioning as a noun, as writing in Writing is easy.

Definition: 3

a form similar to the Latin gerund in meaning or function.

Definition: 4

a noun formed from a verb, denoting an action or state. In English, the gerund, like the present participle, is formed in -ing: the living is easy