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Exercise # 7 Based on
The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck
by Beatrix Potter

Preposition? Adverb? Or Part of the Verb?

Directions:
1. Place parentheses ( ) around each prepositional phrase. 
2. Underline verbs twice, their subjects once, and label complements (PA, PN, IO, or DO).
3. Place brackets [ ] around each subordinate clause that functions as a direct object and write "DO" over the opening bracket.
4. Place a vertical line after each main clause.
5. Label each interjection ("Inj"), each noun used as an adverb ("NuA"), and each example of direct address ("DirA").
 

1. He folded up the newspaper, and put it in his coat-tail pocket.

2. He was looking over the top of the newspaper.

3. You have looked at your eggs.

4. Unfortunately the puppies rushed in and gobbled up all the eggs.