In the Chinese Translation, 森林, should these two characters be interpreted as one word or two? If one they should not have separate links, if two there needs to be a comma in between. Hippietrail 13:01, 7 Mar 2004 (UTC)
- They make up one word. Hang on, I will standardise the template used. Tooironic 13:01, 21 November 2009 (UTC)
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Rfv-sense: Adjective, from the page itself <!-- isn't this another case of a noun used as modifier? --> <!-- Seems to be -- why is this listed as an adjective? -->
- The first comment was by Hippietrail (talk • contribs) in (March 2004); the reply was by Connel MacKenzie (talk • contribs) in (February 2005). I agree with all three of you (July 2009). —RuakhTALK 18:14, 23 July 2009 (UTC)
- I don't think this is gradable or comparable and therefore it is not an adjective. Maybe someone can show such use or even predicate use as an adjective.
- Many, many entries have those comments. They are substantively helpful. I'm not sure that all the discussion rooms existed and talk page use was discouraged./
- I have started a topic at WT:BP#Attributive use of nouns and translations thereof stimulated by this and the many similar cases. DCDuring TALK 18:24, 23 July 2009 (UTC)
- This was listed as an adjective in 2003, before we had established the norm of not listing cases of noun as a modifier. --EncycloPetey 21:12, 23 July 2009 (UTC)