- advancing in severity
- favoring or promoting progress
- (of a card game or a dance) involving a series of sections for which the participants successively change place or relative position
- gradually advancing in extent
- (of taxes) adjusted so that the rate increases as the amount of income increases
- His thought is progressive.
- His mark's lowering was progressive.
- His policies were too progressive.
- He is very progressive, not to say radical.
- The example is a past progressive tense sentence. How was everybody taught when they were learning about progressive tense?
- The grammatical form employed here is the present progressive.
- In a progressive tense sentence it becomes the -ing form verb, that is the present participle.
- The future progressive tense is used when expressing events and action in progress at some future point, however the example sentence cannot be understood in that way.
- Especially over the last 20 years, the purported link between progressive welfare policies and economic failure in the Northern European countries seems to point to the difficulty of sustaining both full social welfare and international competitivity.
- Progressive number
- Absence of progressive eye disease
- Progressive Dairy Techniques International Inc
- progressive alignment with the acquis communautaire;
- Other (e.g. a progressive rate per job created). Please specify: …
- Yes, in a progressive retirement scheme/part-time pension