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Read the sentence below and select which example of coaxing is used as an adjective and which is used as a gerund from the table.

"Poor little thing!" said Alice, in a coaxing tone, and she tried hard to whistle to it; but she was terribly frightened all the time at the thought that it might be hungry, in which case it would be very likely to eat her up in spite of all her coaxing.

Carroll, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Macmillan. 1865.

Adjective

Gerund

in a coaxing tone

her coaxing

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