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Exercise 4 Subjects Direct Objects Indirect Objects ANSWERS

Directions: Identify only the subject, the direct object, and the indirect object or the object of the preposition in each sentence.

Example: Our teacher gave us some work to do.

subject: _____teacher________ / direct object: ___work_______ / indirect object: ______us_______

1. We sent a package to our relatives in Iowa.

subject: ______We________ / direct object: _____package_________ / object of the preposition: _____relatives_____

2. He told his parents a lie.

subject: _____He__________ / direct object: _______lie___________ / indirect object: ____parents_________

3. Please hand me the remote control for the TV. (The subject is "you" in the imperative form)

subject: _____You________ / direct object: ______control_________ / indirect object: _________me________

4. Tina is making dinner for us.

subject: ______Tina_______ / direct object: _____dinner__________ / object of the preposition: ________us_______

5. Our boss is buying us dinner.

subject: ___boss__________ / direct object: ______dinner_________ / indirect object: ________us__________

6. A movie on TV gave me the chills.

subject: __movie__________ / direct object: ___chills____________ / indirect object: ________me__________

7. Wish me luck.

subject: ___You__________ / direct object: _______luck_________ / indirect object: _________me_________

8. His grandmother sends him five dollars on his birthday every year.

subject: __grandmother____ / direct object: ______dollars_________ / indirect object: ________him_________

9. They tried giving their baby some mashed peas.

subject: ____They________ / direct object: _____peas___________ / indirect object: _______baby__________

10. John paid the bill for us.

subject: _____John_______ / direct object: _______bill__________ / object of the prepostion: ________us___________

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