cognate accusative: Word of the day for December 30, 2017

cognate accusative , n :
(grammar) An object of kindred sense or derivation; specifically, that which may adverbially follow an intransitive verb (for example, the word death in “to die the death”).

Source http://handbookblogger.blogspot.com/2017/12/cognate-accusative-word-of-day-for.html

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