Diagramming Sentences

Learners study the process used to diagram sentences, and then work through numerous exercises to test their knowledge.

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Posted by lindseyytarbox on 11/1/2015 5:59:33 PM Votes 1.00

how do you diagram The lawyer was talking to his partner about finding the evidence.

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Posted by BillyDaigle on 11/7/2015 1:39:50 PM Votes 1.00

Are there anymore, more complex, examples other than direct objects and predicate adjectives and nouns?

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Posted by davmat17 on 1/24/2016 12:48:53 PM Votes 0.00

how do you diagram: The famous charter oak of Hartford, Connecticut, was blown down; but a monument was put in its place

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Posted by 454 on 2/4/2016 7:30:31 PM Votes 0.00

How do u diagram the sentence tony ate his dinner and went to bed early

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Posted by LOU on 5/17/2016 11:31:26 AM Votes 0.00

DIAGRAM THIS SENTENCE PLEASE: IN HIS POEM "DO NOT GO GENTLE INTO THAT GOOD NIGHT," DYLAN THOMAS ENCOURAGES A DYING MAN TO FIGHT IMPENDING DEATH.

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Posted by WilfredoAponte on 5/19/2016 5:05:01 PM Votes 0.00

How do you diagram: A philosopher is someone who practices philosophy, which involves rational inquiry into areas that are outside of either theological dogma or science.

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Posted by craigc123 on 10/22/2016 11:57:55 AM Votes 0.00

Could you diagram the sentence"The man is my father."

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Posted by Angie Colburn on 11/10/2016 9:08:01 PM Votes 0.00

I felt the void in my life when alone.

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Posted by Jeffery Kishpaugh on 11/27/2016 3:43:58 PM Votes 0.00

How do you diagram Will you wait for me, or do you want to go ahead?

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Posted by james muriithi on 12/21/2016 3:50:26 AM Votes 0.00

how do i diagram this,'George,why don't

you buy this book?'

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Posted by TMS 2019 Rodolfo M on 1/24/2017 4:59:19 PM Votes 0.00

How do you diagram

Be not simply good; be good for something.

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Posted by Linda Coffia on 1/29/2017 3:43:46 PM Votes 0.00

Can you please diagram "Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeketh and intermeddleth the with all wisdom."?

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Posted by Jim Woodward on 2/21/2017 8:13:49 AM Votes 0.00

how do you diagram the following:

A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.

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thanks

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Posted by Jennifer Myers Reeder on 4/20/2017 2:20:06 PM Votes 0.00

How do you diagram the sentence The Gila monsters often live underneath rocks.

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Posted by Mrs. Noble on 4/28/2017 3:48:48 PM Votes 0.00

How do you diagram "America," also known as "My Country, 'Tis of Thee," was first sung at a Fourth of July children's celebration which was held at Park Street Church in Boston.

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Posted by Bsmiling on 6/1/2017 10:25:48 PM Votes 0.00

How do you diagram the following sentence? Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I commanded you.

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Posted by Linda Slater Gilbert on 6/6/2017 9:28:38 AM Votes 0.00

how do I diagram a sentence using present perfect?

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Posted by Amy Rogers on 8/19/2017 12:52:48 PM Votes 0.00

In ancient times, people thought the moon was a powerful god or goddess.

What would "In ancient times" be considered?

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Posted by robin on 8/20/2017 10:03:47 PM Votes 0.00

direct object

English immigrants founded a little town in North Dakota in 1885

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Posted by Samantha Post Anderson on 8/31/2017 5:06:58 PM Votes 0.00

The work of the Ming dwarfed earlier accomplishments.

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Posted by Skyler Edwards Mitchell on 10/15/2017 8:13:45 PM Votes 0.00

Is this a simple, complex, or compound sentence?

We have to go to bed when the clock chimes ten o'clock.

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Posted by Skyler Edwards Mitchell on 10/15/2017 8:15:31 PM Votes 0.00

What is thedifference in a simple, compound or complex sentence?

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Posted by Mwhitley on 10/18/2017 11:36:06 AM Votes 0.00

My dog ran across the road, but luckily did not get hit by a car.

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Posted by Mwhitley on 10/18/2017 11:37:26 AM Votes 0.00

How do you diagram the following sentence. Luckily, my dog did not get run over by a speeding car.

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Posted by Kathy Von Qualen on 11/13/2017 10:54:05 AM Votes 0.00

How do you diagram She has written two books and three articles on astronomy.

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If you make a mistake (for instance on slide 21 of 33) you have no way to get out of it or to back up. You have to exit the object and start over again.

Posted by Kara Monroe on 10/23/2007 12:00:00 AM Reply

Thank goodness SOMEBODY

still thinks teaching diagramming is important!

I would like to see you change a couple of sentences to add extra lines for choices--otherwise they just keep guessing...

Posted by Sharon Williams on 11/7/2007 12:00:00 AM Reply

I think this is fabulous! I'm going to share it with my fellow Grammatical Analysis classmates.

Posted by Amy Moore on 7/1/2011 12:44:26 AM Reply

Where were you when I was in 6th grade? I would have actually liked English!

Posted by Lori LaFave on 2/23/2014 5:31:25 AM Reply

This is a great tutorial. But the commands have been broken for a while and I'm not sure why they've not been fixed. Please bring it back so I can use it with my students!

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Posted by Tom Thiel on 8/27/2015 4:19:51 PM Reply

how do you diagram this sentence:

I am sure the number of penguins and sheep is higher than the number of population.

Posted by sio on 8/31/2017 12:23:34 PM Reply