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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 par
-ing

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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