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02:15 Nov 12, 2003
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
Linguistics
English term or phrase: doing word
i'd like to know what word is synonim to the phrase doing word
pat
English translation:verb
Explanation:
when I was a kid, a verb was described as a "doing word"

Not to be confused with "doing a crossword" :-)
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Charlie Bavington
Local time: 19:04
Grading comment
thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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24 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +7
verb


Explanation:
when I was a kid, a verb was described as a "doing word"

Not to be confused with "doing a crossword" :-)

Charlie Bavington
Local time: 19:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 28
Grading comment
thanks!

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