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No one likes embarrassing himself #1 (permalink) Tue May 24, 2011 10:36 am   No one likes embarrassing himself
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #263 "Gerund and Infinitive Practice (2)", question 6

No one likes ......... himself/herself in public.

(a) embarrassing
(b) embarrassed
(c) embarrass
(d) embarrasses

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #263 "Gerund and Infinitive Practice (2)", answer 6

No one likes embarrassing himself/herself in public.

Correct answer: (a) embarrassing
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is ''embarrassing'' a noun in this sentence?
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No one likes embarrassing himself #2 (permalink) Tue May 24, 2011 18:47 pm   No one likes embarrassing himself
 

Hi Saneta,

In the test sentence
Quote:
embarrassing
is used as a verb form (gerund),

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