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Language Arts Noun Usage Rules

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Subject
The subject is the noun or pronoun that is doing the acion verb. Subjects and verbs are the building blocks of sentences.
Direct Object
A direct object is a noun or pronoun that receives the action verb
Indirect Object
An indirect object is a noun or pronoun that indirectly receives, or is affected by, the action of a verb
Predicate Noun
A predicate noun is a noun or pronoun that comes after a linking verb and renames the subject
Appositive
An appositive is a noun or pronoun that comes directly after another noun or pronoun and renames the noun or pronoun
Object of the Preposition
Noun or pronoun that that the prep phrase refers to
Predicate Adjective
An adjective that comes after a linking verb and discribes or limits the subject