Identify the highlighted gerund phrase that acts as a predicate nominative. an important part of a firefighter’s job is rescuing people. firefighters are often seen ascending ladders. the showering of water from the high-pressure hoses is impressive to see. after the fire is extinguished, salvaging property becomes the main focus of the firefighters.
A predicate nominative is also known as predicate noun wich complete the linking verb and renames the subject. It is a complement and they only complete linking verbs.
An example: Students' favorite food must be pizza.
food = subject, must be = verb, pizza = predicate nominative
The correct answer is number 1: An important part of a firefighter’s job is rescuing people
fighterfighter's job = subject, is = verb, rescuing people= predicate nomitative
rescuing people (gradpoint)
a-he encouraged islamic schools to introduce greek texts.
d-he invited greek scholars to teach their texts to the locals.
the transmission of the greek classics to latin western europe during the middle ages was a key factor in the development of intellectual life in western europe. interest in greek texts and their availability was scarce in the latin west during the earlier middle ages, but as traffic to the east increased so did western scholarship.
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