Questions tagged with direct

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Grammatical explanation
How do I explain in grammatical terms, the difference between these 2 sentences? 1. He showed me the book 2. ...
direct indirect object +1 vote, asked Jun 29 by Tina Biswas
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who/whom as object of infinitive
I'm editing a book for an author, and his subtitle is "embracing who you are to become who [whom?] you ...
who whom linking direct Infinitive 0 votes, asked Feb 22 by Justin Jaquith
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Wait as a transitive verb.
My friend and I are having an argument. He says that it is proper to say "What are we waiting?" ...
transitive intransitive direct object PREPOSITIONAL 0 votes, asked Nov 25 '14 by Faris Sweiss
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indirect or direct object
In this sentence, I emailed a travel agency for information about flights to Nepal. Is "a travel agency" the indirect ...
object indirect direct PREPOSITIONAL 0 votes, asked Sep 18 '14 by Yofes
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Direct to Indirect
Change to Indirect speech: "Do not leave the path while you are in the woods," said her mother. Please tell ...
direct indirect Red 0 votes, asked Aug 10 '14 by Chase Britton
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Usage of verb sync and implied meaning for direct and indirect objects
I am new to an IT department, and the seasoned veterans are confusing me with their usage of the verb ...
Usage object direct indirect meaning 0 votes, asked Nov 18 '13 by js
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helping verb confusion
For the sentence Can you try to see things my way? What is the main verb of the sentence? "Try" ...
transitive intransitive direct object 0 votes, asked Nov 08 '13 by sali
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Can you identify the objects in this song, please?
I'm creating a language which has words identifying direct and indirect objects in the sentence. To practice, I'm translating my ...
indentify direct indirect object -1 votes, edited Jan 08 '13 by Ileana
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