grammar - practice sentence #1 functions in the sentence

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THIS IS THE SENTENCE. THE TERMS AND DEFINITIONS ARE THE FUNCTIONS OF THE WORDS IN THE SENTENCE. Wally was eager to prove that his dog, Blue, was different from the other hunting dogs.

Wally

Subject

eager

predicate adjective

to prove that his dog Blue was different from the other hunting dogs

adverbial infinitive phrase

dog

subject

Blue

appositive

different

predicate adjective

from the other hunting dogs

prepositional phrase

that his dog Blue was different from the other hunting dogs (sentence part)

object of the infinitive

the other hunting dogs

object of the preposition

the whole sentence

independent clause

that his dog Blue was different from the other hunting dogs (clause)

dependent clause

type of sentence

complex sentence

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