J. connor, Content Marketing executive, MA, Minsk,Poland
Answered Feb 07, 2019
The correct answer is option B.
In the question above, the content word is “movies”. Content words are words that carry meaning of a sentence. It conveys information in a text or speech. They name object of their reality and qualities. Nouns, main verbs, adjectives and adverbs are usually content words.
Content words are also words to which an independent meaning can be given by reference to a world outside any sentence in which they may occur. Some other examples include: Nouns: James, London, answer Verbs: grow, hold, search, and keep Adjectives: red, sad, small, old Adverbs: very, completely, really.
The correct answer to this question is B. In this sentence, the word "movies" is a content word. A content word is the name of an object of reality or a quality of a real object. Nouns are often content words because they are often a real object or idea. Content words can also be action verbs or descriptive adjectives and adverbs.
In contrast, function words carry less meaning but help move the sentence along. Function words include parts of speech such as prepositions, pronouns, and auxiliary verbs. Both content and function words are studied in the field of Linguistics.