What part of speech is “strong”

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as an adjective, 'strong' describes a noun or pronoun, indicating that the subject possesses strength. This strength can be physical, emotional, intellectual, or in terms of intensity.

He has a strong grip.

The coffee is too strong for my taste.

She has a strong sense of justice.

'strong' can be used in various contexts, not just physical strength. It can refer to flavors, smells, feelings, beliefs, etc. Avoid redundancy. For example, avoid saying 'very strong strength' as it's repetitive.


as an adverb, 'strong' modifies verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs, indicating the manner or intensity of an action or quality. 'Strong' as an adverb is less common than its adjective form. It's often used in the phrase 'going strong' or similar contexts.

The party went on strong until the early hours of the morning.

Even after hours of debate, the opposition was still arguing strong.

The wind blew strong throughout the night.

be cautious when using 'strong' as an adverb, as it's not as versatile in this form as it is as an adjective. Ensure that it fits the context. 'Strongly' is a more common adverbial form that can be used to indicate intensity or manner, such as 'I strongly disagree.'

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