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Talk:predicative adjective

what is it called to use the term "pretty good"? —This unsigned comment was added by (talk) at 01:38, 30 October 2007.

compound adjectiveEdit

Pretty good is a compound adjective made from adverb + adjective. It's compound because it's a multiword form. Pretty here means by a high degree, similar to really, not like it's adjectival use in pretty woman.

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