Subjects & Predicates<br />Project LA Activity<br />
Every complete sentence contains two parts: a subject and a predicate.<br />The subject is what (or whom) the sentence is ...
Judy and her dogrun on the beach every morning.<br />
Judy and her dogrun on the beach every morning.<br />First find the verb and then make a question by placing ``who?&apos;&...
Let’s try one:<br />We spilled popcorn on the floor. <br />What is the verb of this sentence?<br />We spilled popcorn on t...
Now find the subject:<br />We spilled popcorn on the floor. <br />Now decide who or what spilled popcorn?<br />Wespilled p...
Can you find the subject in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for dir...
Can you find the subject in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for dir...
Can you find the predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for d...
Can you find the predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for d...
Simple Subject and Simple Predicate<br />Every subject is built around one noun or pronoun (or more).  When all other word...
Simple Subject<br />A pieceof chocolate candy would taste great. <br />The main word in the subject is the noun ``piece,&a...
Can you find the simple subject in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked ...
Can you find the simple subject in each sentence below?<br />My littlebrother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked f...
Simple Predicate<br />A simple predicate is always the verb or verbs that links up with the subject. <br />
Simple Predicate<br />A piece of chocolate candy would taste great.<br />The simple predicate is ``would taste&apos;&apos;...
Can you find the simple predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob aske...
Can you find the simple predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother brokehis finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked...
Compound Subject<br />A sentence may have a compound subject -- a simple subject made up of more than one noun or pronoun....
Can you find the compound subjects?<br />Team pennants, rock posters and family photographs covered the boy&apos;s bedroom...
Can you find the compound subjects?<br />Team pennants, rock posters and family photographs covered the boy&apos;s bedroom...
Can you find the compound subjects?<br />Her uncle and she walked slowly through the art gallery and admired the beautiful...
Can you find the compound subjects?<br />Her uncle and she walked slowly through the art gallery and admired the beautiful...
Can you find the compound subject in each sentence below?<br />My little brother and my cousin broke their fingers.<br />H...
Can you find the compound subject in each sentence below?<br />My littlebrotherand mycousin broke their fingers.<br />His ...
Compound Predicate<br />A compound predicate, is more than one verb relating to the same subject.<br />
Can you find the compound predicate?<br />Mother mopped and scrubbed the kitchen floor.<br />
Can you find the compound predicate?<br />Mother mopped and scrubbed the kitchen floor.<br />
Can you find the compound predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother bruised and broke his finger.<br />His ...
Can you find the compound predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother bruisedandbrokehis finger.<br />His Unc...
Now that you know all about subjects and predicates, try the subject and predicate song and sing along!  <br />MAIN<br />
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  1. 1. Subjects & Predicates<br />Project LA Activity<br />
  2. 2. Every complete sentence contains two parts: a subject and a predicate.<br />The subject is what (or whom) the sentence is about, while the predicate tells something about the subject.<br />
  3. 3. Judy and her dogrun on the beach every morning.<br />
  4. 4. Judy and her dogrun on the beach every morning.<br />First find the verb and then make a question by placing ``who?&apos;&apos; or ``what?&apos;&apos; before it.<br />The answer is the subject, Judy and her dog.<br />
  5. 5. Let’s try one:<br />We spilled popcorn on the floor. <br />What is the verb of this sentence?<br />We spilled popcorn on the floor. <br />
  6. 6. Now find the subject:<br />We spilled popcorn on the floor. <br />Now decide who or what spilled popcorn?<br />Wespilled popcorn on the floor. <br />
  7. 7. Can you find the subject in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for directions.<br />Those soldiers carried guns.<br />Our babysitter arrived late.<br />
  8. 8. Can you find the subject in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for directions.<br />Those soldiers carried guns.<br />Our babysitter arrived late.<br />
  9. 9. Can you find the predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for directions.<br />Those soldiers carried guns.<br />Our babysitter arrived late.<br />
  10. 10. Can you find the predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for directions.<br />Those soldiers carried guns.<br />Our babysitter arrived late.<br />
  11. 11. Simple Subject and Simple Predicate<br />Every subject is built around one noun or pronoun (or more). When all other words are removed the simple subject is left.<br />
  12. 12. Simple Subject<br />A pieceof chocolate candy would taste great. <br />The main word in the subject is the noun ``piece,&apos;&apos; with the other words of the subject -- ``a&apos;&apos; and ``of pepperoni pizza&apos;&apos; – tell about the noun. ``piece&apos;&apos; is the simple subject.<br />
  13. 13. Can you find the simple subject in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for directions.<br />Those soldiers carried guns.<br />Our babysitter arrived late.<br />
  14. 14. Can you find the simple subject in each sentence below?<br />My littlebrother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for directions.<br />Those soldiers carried guns.<br />Our babysitter arrived late.<br />
  15. 15. Simple Predicate<br />A simple predicate is always the verb or verbs that links up with the subject. <br />
  16. 16. Simple Predicate<br />A piece of chocolate candy would taste great.<br />The simple predicate is ``would taste&apos;&apos; -- in other words, <br />the verb of the sentence.<br />
  17. 17. Can you find the simple predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob asked for directions.<br />Those soldiers carried guns.<br />Our babysitter arrived late.<br />
  18. 18. Can you find the simple predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother brokehis finger.<br />His Uncle Bob askedfor directions.<br />Those soldiers carriedguns.<br />Our babysitter arrivedlate.<br />
  19. 19. Compound Subject<br />A sentence may have a compound subject -- a simple subject made up of more than one noun or pronoun.<br />ACDC<br />No Doubt<br />
  20. 20. Can you find the compound subjects?<br />Team pennants, rock posters and family photographs covered the boy&apos;s bedroom walls.<br />
  21. 21. Can you find the compound subjects?<br />Team pennants, rock posters and family photographs covered the boy&apos;s bedroom walls.<br />
  22. 22. Can you find the compound subjects?<br />Her uncle and she walked slowly through the art gallery and admired the beautiful pictures exhibited there. <br />
  23. 23. Can you find the compound subjects?<br />Her uncle and she walked slowly through the art gallery and admired the beautiful pictures exhibited there. <br />
  24. 24. Can you find the compound subject in each sentence below?<br />My little brother and my cousin broke their fingers.<br />His Uncle Bob and Aunt Betty asked for directions.<br />Those soldiers and agents carried guns.<br />Our babysitter and her friend arrived late.<br />
  25. 25. Can you find the compound subject in each sentence below?<br />My littlebrotherand mycousin broke their fingers.<br />His Uncle BobandAunt Betty asked for directions.<br />Those soldiersandagents carried guns.<br />Our babysitterand herfriendarrived late.<br />
  26. 26. Compound Predicate<br />A compound predicate, is more than one verb relating to the same subject.<br />
  27. 27. Can you find the compound predicate?<br />Mother mopped and scrubbed the kitchen floor.<br />
  28. 28. Can you find the compound predicate?<br />Mother mopped and scrubbed the kitchen floor.<br />
  29. 29. Can you find the compound predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother bruised and broke his finger.<br />His Uncle Bob looked and asked for directions.<br />Those soldiers carried and used guns.<br />Our babysitter overslept and arrived late.<br />
  30. 30. Can you find the compound predicate in each sentence below?<br />My little brother bruisedandbrokehis finger.<br />His Uncle Bob lookedandaskedfor directions.<br />Those soldiers carriedandusedguns.<br />Our babysitter oversleptandarrivedlate.<br />
  31. 31. Now that you know all about subjects and predicates, try the subject and predicate song and sing along! <br />MAIN<br />

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