What is the appositive phrase in the sentence: "Janice Limerick, the woman running for mayor, will be a guest speaker at our meeting."?

1 Answer
Sep 17, 2016

The appositive is "the woman running for mayor".


An appositive is a phrase immediately after a noun that renames the noun. It is set off by commas.

In this case, "the woman running for mayor" renames "Janice Limerick".