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. Once upon a time there was a Pussy-cat called Ribby.
2. It is not necessary in pies made of mouse.
3. Ribby invited a little dog called
Duchess, to tea.
4. Duchess ran home feeling uncommonly silly!
5. He saw Duchess's little black nose peeping round the corner.