← Peck Grammar questions Export Options Alphabetize Word-Def Delimiter Tab Comma Custom Def-Word Delimiter New Line Semicolon Custom Data Copy and paste the text below. It is read-only. Select All Direct Object the object that receives the direct action of the verb Indirect Object Comes before the direct object. Tells to whom, for whom the action of the verb is done. (Claire threw JOSEPH the ball) Predicate Adjective follows a linking verb and describes the subject Predicate Noun Follows a linking verb and defines or renames the subject Compound Sentence a sentence with two or more coordinate independent clauses, often joined by one or more conjunctions Action Verb a verb that shows action Linking Verb an equating verb (such as 'be' or 'become') that links the subject with the complement of a sentence subway Identify the Direct Object: New Yorkers take the subway. bicycles Identify the Direct Object: Many Beijing residents ride bicycles. people Identify the Indirect Object: Mass transit offers people easy commutes. Venetians Identify the Indirect Object: Gondolas give Venetians romantic ideas. Action Identify the verb as a linking verb or action verb: Technology changes cities. Linking Identify the verb as a linking verb or action verb: The changes are rapid. Linking Identify the verb as a linking verb or action verb: The movie is intense. Action Identify the verb as a linking verb or action verb: Experience impacts people. lucky Identify the predicate adjective in the sentence: You usually feel lucky to know such a person. extraordinary Identify the predicate adjective in the sentence: Some people are extraordinary. astronomer Identify the predicate noun: Carolyn Shoemaker is an astronomer. name Identify the predicate noun: Black Beauty was the mare's name. Tuesday What word should the semicolon follow? The choir rehearsed late on Tuesday the director praised their hard work. uncle What word should the semicolon follow? Christine learned her music from her uncle he is a piano teacher. of Identify the preposition: Robots conduct a series of tests and experiments. in Identify the preposition: Robots in outer space perform useful functions.