sentencenotes.txt

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sentencenotes.txt
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2009-11-21 10:06:26
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sentence grammar subject verb predicate nominative adjective
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Notes on parts of the sentence
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  1. What are the five common sentence patterns?
    a. S+V

    • b. S+AV+DO
    • c. S+AV+IO+DO
    • d. S+LV+PN
    • e. S+LV+PA
  2. Direct objects:

    a. answer what questions?
    b. always follows what?






    • a. 'What?' or 'Whom?'
    • b. an action verb













    Ex: The komodo dragon eats people.







    • People is the DO.
  • What 3 things must a sentence have?
    A subject, verb, and complete thought.
  • Indirect objects:


    a. are always between what and what?
    b. answers what questions?
    • a. action verb and direct object
    • b. 'To whom?', 'For whom?', 'To what?', or 'For what?'









    Ex: Jacob gave Bella love.





    Bella is the indirect object.
  • What are the two types of subject complements?
    Predicate adjectives and predicate nominatives
  • Predicate nominatives (predicate nouns):

    a. follow what?
    b. identify or rename what?
    • a. linking verbs
    • b. the subject









    Ex: The judge is a woman.



    Woman is the predicate nominative.
  • Predicate adjectives:



    a. follows what?



    b. modifies what?
    a. linking verbs


    b. the subject










    Ex: Jim is tall.



    Tall is the predicate adjective.
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