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s-tv-do patterns?
Subject-Transitive verb-Direct object. This pattern is one of the basic patterns and it would be hard to understand others if you do not understand this... so lets try giving an example: She wrote a lecture. [ Note that the word 'She' is italicized. The word 'She' is the Subject, and a subject is the word being described in a sentence, aka the 'DOER' of the action... She gave a lecture.
The word 'gave' is in bold font... why? Because the word 'gave' is the transitive verb. A transitive verb, to make it simple, is a verb that could not stand alone or complete the sentence with it and the subject alone. " She gave." Sounds silly, right? It is because this doesn't express a complete thought. She gave what? It must be completed by an object, right? This is the difference of a Transitive and an intransitive verb. "She gave" is incomplete while "She wrote" or "She ran" Is complete. These verbs no longer need an object although they too, may be used as transitive verbs at times. Rely on your stock knowledge or your understanding for that one. She gave a lecture. Now, the phrase "a lecture" is the direct object. Recall that a direct object is a noun that answers the question "What" or "Who" While an indirect object answers "For what" or "for whom" Read more: ]
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example of expletive-verb subject
Weegy: In this cluster, the Subject (Expletive) is in the beginning. The Verb, Object and Adverb Phrase may be in the middle, 5.1.1. Subject (Expletive) – Verb – Object – Adverb Phrase Tiene ta queda sirujano na barrio de Sta. [ Maria. (There stays a quack doctor in barrio Sta. Maria) 5.1.2. Subject (Expletive) – Verb – Adverb Phrase – Object Tiene ta queda na barrio de Sta. Maria sirujano. (There stays in barrio Sta. Maria a quack doctor) 5.1.3. Subject (Expletive) – Object – Verb – Adverb Phrase Tiene sirujano ta queda na barrio de Sta. Maria. (There is a quack doctor stays in barrio Sta. Maria) 5.1.4. Subject (Expletive) – Adverb Phrase – Verb – Object Tiene na barrio de Sta. Maria ta queda sirujano. (There is in barrio Sta. Maria stays a quack doctor) 5.1.5. Subject (Expletive) – Object – Adverb Phrase – Verb Tiene sirujano na barrio de Sta. Maria ta queda. (There is a quack doctor in barrio Sta. Maria stays) 5.1.6. Subject (Expletive) – Adverb Phrase – Object – Verb ] User: can ypu give 5 more examples of expletive-verb subject Weegy: Tiene na barrio de Sta. Maria sirujano ta queda. (There is in barrio Sta. Maria a quack doctor stays) However, if the Verb is absent in the language structure, the Silent Linking Verb or you may call it the Understood Linking Verb is replaced. [ Therefore, the following are stated: 5.1.1-a Subject (Expletive) – Object – Adverb Phrase Tiene sirujano na barrio de Sta. Maria. (There is a quack doctor in barrio Sta. Maria) 5.1.2-a Subject (Expletive) – Adverb Phrase – Object Tiene na barrio de Sta. Maria sirujano. (There is in barrio Sta. Maria a quack doctor) 5.1.3-a Subject (Expletive) – Object – Adverb Phrase Tiene sirujano na barrio de Sta. Maria. (There is a quack doctor in barrio Sta. Maria) 5.1.4-a Subject (Expletive) – Adverb Phrase – Object Tiene na barrio de Sta. Maria sirujano. (There is in barrio Sta. Maria a quack doctor) Cluster 5.2: In this cluster, the Adverbial Phrase is in the beginning and the Subject ... (More)
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s-tv-do-oc patterns?
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S-TV-DO-OC
Examples:
I voted him, president.
"I" is the subject, :voted" is the verb, "him" is the direct object, and "president" is the OC since it describes "him''.
She called my father a liar.
"She" is the subject, "'called" is the verb, "father" is the direct object, and "liar" is the OC since it describes "father''.

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s-iv patterns?
Weegy: Do you mean Subject- Intransitive Verb Pattern? The S-IV pattern provides the basis for many kinds of sentences. [ For example, you can lengthen the sentences by telling how, when or where without changing the basic pattern. ] User: can you give example of s-iv patterns? Weegy: She studied diligently. (how) She studied in France. (where) The choir sang yesterday. (when) The old wizard spoke eloquently. (how) The choir sang gracefully at the Cathedral. (how, where) The choir sang gracefully at the Cathedral yesterday. [ (how, where, when) ] (More)
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