January Menu
The Printable KISS Grammar Workbooks The KISS Home Page
Distinguishing Finite Verbs from Verbals
Verbs That Function as Adjectives 
(Gerundives # 2)

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 and a girl named Rose were friends forever.

2. In the afternoon, my sister was working outside planting flowers.

3. The next day we sat there looking very silly.

4. We had problems looking for a place to stay.

5. There were cameras hidden around the place.

6. The squirrel found a nut lying on the ground.

7. Jerry said that his puppy comes running to see him.

8. We had fun playing with the puppies.