Discussion of diagramming sentences

Discussion of diagramming sentences

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intransitive verb -verb tt does nt take a direct object/ complement

intransitive verb -verb tt does nt take a direct object/ complement

LIE and LAY is a common grammar issue. We actually teach a unit on this in our Analytical Grammar program. The difference between LIE vs LAY is important. It has to do with whether or not your verb is transitive or intransitive. The root is TRANS, so imagine a truck TRANSPORTING something from the subject. A transitive verb takes a direct object, so there is cargo on the truck. An intransitive verb can’t take a direct object, so that truck will not transport anything. The problem with LIE…

LIE and LAY is a common grammar issue. We actually teach a unit on this in our Analytical Grammar program. The difference between LIE vs LAY is important. It has to do with whether or not your verb is transitive or intransitive. The root is TRANS, so imagine a truck TRANSPORTING something from the subject. A transitive verb takes a direct object, so there is cargo on the truck. An intransitive verb can’t take a direct object, so that truck will not transport anything. The problem with LIE…

Transitive and Intransitive Verbs: Difference and Their Proper Usage

Transitive and Intransitive Verbs: Difference and Their Proper Usage

Grammar Girl : Transitive and Intransitive Verbs :: Quick and Dirty Tips ™

Grammar Girl : Transitive and Intransitive Verbs :: Quick and Dirty Tips ™

How to Use Spanish Transitive & Intransitive Verbs

How to Use Spanish Transitive & Intransitive Verbs

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