Grammar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Equative, Intransitive, or Transitive?

You have now studied three of the five major clause patterns. Can you differentiate between them? Review the patterns, then try your hand at the quiz.

  Subject

Linking Verb

Complement
equative John is

a doctor.

 

  Subject Verb Object
Intransitive The moon rose.  
Transitive Veronica hit the ball