The word “for” in the sentence is used as both A)a gerund and an adverb B)a noun and an adjective C)a preposition and a conjunction D)a verb and a demonstrative article
Making campaign contributions is a form of _____. a. conventional participation b. demonstrative participation c. retrospective participation d. unconventional participation
Cayó is the conjugation of the verb caer that matches the third person singular in the preterite tense. This is an irregular verb, hence you must learn by heart its conjugations. Recall that the preterite tense is one of two simple past tenses. It is used to describe actions that took place or were completed at a certain point in the past. Finally:
La sal cayó de la mesa (The salt fell off the table)
Demonstrative adjectives are adjectives that modify nouns or pronouns by pointing or indicating if they are near or far in distance or time. Those is a demonstrative adjective because it modifies the noun “shoes” by indicating some shoes that are far in distance.
Subordinating conjunctions are conjunctions that introduce a subordinating (or dependent) clause, and that join dependent clauses to independent clauses. There are many subordinating conjunctions, one of them is in order that. In the sentence, this conjunction helps to make a transition between an independent clause (the judge listened to the explanation) and a dependent one (in order that he might decide fairly.), and it also serves to introduce the latter.
3. The word “very” is an adverb describing to what extent.
In the sentence, very does not act as an adjective because it is not describing a noun, instead, it acts as an adverb because it modifies an adjective: beautiful by describing to what extent or degree the coral reef was beautiful.