All posts tagged "direct object"
Using Nouns and Noun Phrases as Direct Objects
Nouns have traditionally been defined as words for people, places, things, and ideas. A noun phrase consists of a noun plus...English NounsAugust 29, 2011
Linguistic Definition of Direct Object
Direct objects in English grammar are words, phrases, and clauses that follow and receive the action of a transitive verb. The...Grammatical FunctionAugust 28, 2011
Notional grammars define nouns as “words that name people, places, things, and ideas.” Noun phrases are phrases that consist of a...English NounsJuly 26, 2009
Learn all about grammatical functions. Page under construction.Grammatical FunctionJuly 17, 2009