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grammar - practice sentence #1 functions in the sentence

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.
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Wally
Subject
was
verb
eager
predicate adjective
to prove that his dog Blue was different from the other hunting dogs
adverbial infinitive phrase
dog
subject
Blue
appositive
was
verb
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