Gerunds and Gerund Phrases

A gerund is a form of a verb ending in -ing that acts as a noun.

Examples of Gerunds and Gerund Phrases

Some examples of gerunds and gerund phrases would be the following:

Jenna’s favorite summer activity is surfing.

Jogging and weightlifting are two great ways to get in shape.

Paige detests listening to pop music.

Christopher has a bad habit of checking his phone during class.

Volunteering at the animal shelter is something I look forward to every weekend.

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