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Finding the subject and object

Finding the subject and object

Description:
  1. Explain what the subject is and how it is different than objects.

  2. Explain how to determine what is the subject in different constructions (e.g. head of the phrase, subject-verb inversion, passive voice)

  3. Explain what the object is and how it is different than the subject.

  4. Explain how to determine what is a direct object and what is an indirect object.

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand English grammar and who is confused about word function. It will explain how to determine the subject of the sentence.

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Tutorial

Finding the Subject

This video explains what a subject is and how to find it in a sentence.

Hunting Subjects

This video explains how to find the subject in different sentence constructions that may cause confusion.

Determing the Object

This video explains what an object is and how to find it in a sentence.

Source: Melissa Stephenson

Determing Direct and Indirect Objects

This video explains how to find the direct and indirect objects of a sentence.

Source: Melissa Stephenson