Grammar 8


More Practice with Compound Elements

You have learned that compound subjects, complements, and objects do not affect the underlying clause pattern. Just treat them like one big "subject" (or whatever).

Instructions for the Quiz

Find the base clause.


Just to keep you on your toes, I've thrown in a few sentences with a dummy subjects. Remember those?

Any sentence that starts with the word "There" or "It" is automatically a dummy subject sentence. You don't even have to finish reading the sentence to know the answer!

Instructions for the Quiz

Answer the questions.