Basic English Grammar

Subject + Verb + Object (SVO) combine to make a basic English sentence. (SVO) is where the subject comes first, the verb second, and the object third.

Subject: who/what the sentence is about.

Verb: What the subject does/is.

Object: a person, place or thing that is affected by the action of a verb.

He walked in the rain.  (he subject), (walked verb), (rain object)

Joan likes the rain.  (Joan subject), (likes verb), (rain object)

I did not like the rain.  (I subject), (like verb), (rain object)



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