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-ing meaning

EN[ɪŋ]
W-ing
  • -ing is a suffix used to make one of the inflected forms of English verbs. What parallels the usages of present participles as adjectival or adverbial phrases is that past participles can also be
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Meaning of -ing for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "-ing" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Suffixes
        • Inflectional suffixes
          • Noun-forming suffixes
      Difficultness: Level 7
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      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 9
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      Definite    ➨     Versatile
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