Tag: subjects

22 Just because people don't talk doesn't mean they don't think 2015-07-23T20:31:14.323

17 What exactly is the word "there" in an existential construction? And related questions 2014-09-23T01:40:01.073

16 "we women", "you women", "they women", "we men", "you men", "they men" 2013-04-08T19:30:51.333

12 Do the brave deserve the fair? 2014-04-10T14:25:12.010

8 ...so is applicable to all environments - Where did the subject of the verb go? 2014-06-24T04:02:42.360

8 The subject of an interrogative sentence 2015-11-05T13:53:08.100

8 Should an infinitive be treated as a subject or object? 2016-03-28T08:31:31.627

7 How to correctly determine subject of the sentence 2013-02-13T11:37:33.687

7 When is it correct to repeat the subject? 2013-11-22T14:19:57.237

7 How do I use the auxiliary "do" in questions? 2014-08-14T03:27:52.423

7 In what situations are both "I" and "me" valid? 2014-08-21T15:45:28.930

7 Can the subject be an adjective phrase, adverb phrase, or a bare infinitival clause? 2015-03-28T05:17:23.557

7 Can anyone explain to me the subject and object in this sentence? 2015-10-18T17:34:02.717

7 What is the subject of the sentence "Inside were mounds of gold coins"? 2017-06-02T12:48:26.450

7 How can I explain this "Who" question simply to my student? 2017-07-10T14:56:21.990

6 Is the subject omitted here? 2013-08-08T23:28:32.380

6 Omitting 'that' in this sentence 2017-04-17T06:27:14.613

5 Tom is taller than I? 2014-05-17T17:42:20.557

5 "This can make us think the concepts are related, which in fact they are not." 2014-08-21T17:12:15.437

5 'It is necessary for job interviewees being punctual': Why isn't this grammatical? 2015-11-04T15:40:47.853

4 Can an “if-clause” be used as an extraposed subject? 2014-07-23T13:03:47.187

4 Dummy "it" and usage of "as to" 2014-08-09T14:03:19.400

4 How many subjects are there in this sentence? 2015-02-16T16:44:00.570

4 Is "being chosen" the subject here? 2015-05-28T01:15:34.260

4 What is the subject in the introductory clause "After studying for 1 year. . ."? 2015-09-12T03:04:13.807

4 Omitting subject in formal business letters: "We thank you for.." vs. "Thank you for.." 2015-09-19T02:24:31.023

4 'Yours and mine' or 'Your and my'? 2015-11-06T07:23:12.683

4 Nominal subject clauses 2015-12-09T15:19:14.147

4 Is it OK to have a participle clause with a different subject, like "While chatting, my phone rang suddenly"? 2015-12-25T08:30:53.230

4 Confused about dangling participles in sentence 2016-08-31T06:06:39.590

4 "relationships the user KNOWS EXIST" or "relationships the user KNOWS EXISTS" - Why? 2017-03-31T08:52:28.527

4 Marking the functions of a sentence: 'She may like it' 2019-04-15T14:22:18.677

3 Is it okay to lose the subject in formal writing? 2013-05-20T14:15:00.927

3 Can an object be placed before the subject? 2013-06-08T12:33:20.287

3 "Number" or "numbers"? 2013-06-12T03:30:03.533

3 "Comparing these stories is/are lazy": "is lazy" or "are lazy"? 2014-04-28T06:20:19.080

3 Is there missing subject in 'a credit to whichever house becomes yours'? 2014-07-06T03:07:57.243

3 Why no subject after “as”? 2014-08-24T14:46:33.863

3 Which would be better, "I" or "me" in the following sentence? 2015-11-28T05:40:38.023

3 even as a reference to it is also -- where did the subject go? 2015-12-10T07:27:52.857

3 Subject Confusion 2016-02-23T10:47:09.820

3 Why place "both" and "all" after an auxiliary verb such as "have"? 2016-07-19T06:07:05.887

3 Does the trick of replacing “who/whom” with “he/him” always work? 2016-11-20T10:31:54.013

3 Theirs was not exactly a textbook friendship: What grammar construction is used here? 2016-12-04T21:01:05.263

3 Can a sentence be the subject? 2016-12-30T02:02:52.940

3 Is "he" omitted in this sentence? 2017-01-20T07:04:24.063

3 Is it possible to switch the word 'there' with object of preposition? 2017-03-24T10:12:06.230

3 Using a whole sentence as a subject to another sentence with gerund 2017-10-12T08:21:42.097

3 What is monkey's in this simple sentence clause? 2018-01-08T17:42:38.970

3 Relative clause & "whose" 2018-04-30T15:47:34.167

3 What's the grammar of "Me, Benjamin Clawhauser, ... stereotyping you"? 2018-06-25T05:14:56.900

2 Can we omit the subject of second sentence when they relate to each other 2013-03-24T00:07:38.107

2 have/has + been + 3rd verb form 2013-04-14T09:34:58.357

2 "Were"vs "was" in the sentence? 2013-04-19T05:37:06.820

2 Can a phrase be a subject? 2013-09-29T09:51:18.350

2 Is there subject missing in as-clause? 2013-11-28T11:44:52.253

2 Parsing this sentence containing a "when" clause 2014-02-15T11:02:01.600

2 Does this sentence have a correct subject? 2014-03-18T18:19:41.343

2 munched his way through the chocolate 2014-09-22T04:05:51.683

2 Deriving the logical subject of an infinitive subordinated to a passive main clause 2014-10-11T07:07:57.620

2 "None is" or "none are" 2014-10-23T19:45:58.023

2 "logical subject" of verbals 2014-11-21T08:02:16.643

2 Object/subject question 2014-11-28T11:04:47.117

2 subject-verb agreement problem 2015-04-22T04:32:45.953

2 How to find subject that is omitted? 2015-05-06T16:46:13.157

2 How to Avoid Repeating a Subject 2015-10-01T09:18:51.407

2 What is the subject and object in this quote by Pablo Picasso 2015-10-05T14:06:21.967

2 Why there is a comma in this short sentence? 2015-10-18T17:41:17.703

2 When to use I vs me 2016-02-24T08:23:46.427

2 Never one to mince his words, Antonio was the perfect dissembler; even an outright fabrication was delivered with aplomb 2016-03-10T20:56:13.223

2 Asking object - subject questions. "Did" or past form of the verb in Past Simple 2016-03-15T18:20:22.193

2 adverbial phrase ambiguity/ with her in a blue dress 2016-03-23T13:54:58.137

2 What is the subject, "there" or "their friend"? 2016-06-01T16:15:56.593

2 I'm really confused on this sentence identifying subjects and need some help 2016-08-10T00:16:48.177

2 "I thought that I can't do it alone": Do we need the second 'I'? 2016-08-18T17:53:36.233

2 "ourselves" vs "us" 2016-08-19T04:55:51.613

2 Questions about the sentence "All round him the long scar smashed into the jungle" from Lord of the Flies 2016-08-26T11:29:14.350

2 What is the subject in the sentence "Rice is being cooked by Mary"? 2016-09-07T17:56:01.197

2 "Let we do it!" Grammatical? 2016-09-23T16:28:30.533

2 "Hiding in a wardrobe, I have finally found you!" - Who exactly is hiding in a wardrobe? 2017-01-18T14:31:06.107

2 "Whether he met them (it) is not clear." Do I have to insert an ''it''? 2017-01-19T08:14:20.560

2 What or who is the subject of the verb "run" in the phrase "an economical car to run"? 2017-03-21T05:29:17.240

2 Missed who vs. Missed whom? 2017-06-07T15:25:27.483

2 Could you please help me identify the subject of the sentence? 2017-11-20T07:17:45.273

2 Is there a subject in this sentence? 2017-12-10T10:40:25.807

2 Composite subject 2018-04-18T05:46:36.800

2 "With Maria we/I solved the problems" 2018-07-03T12:27:34.847

2 How does one find the subject in a sentence with more than one verb? 2018-07-21T16:51:41.767

2 Why is an infinitival clause called a clause even if it has no subject? 2018-10-12T10:25:49.663

2 "A handful of soldiers is/are always better than a mouthful of arguments." -- which verb fits here? 2019-03-06T06:32:34.860

2 Which is the subject of this sentence? 2019-03-18T16:54:13.187

2 Is a subject required for a grammatically correct sentence? 2019-09-02T19:21:46.670

2 Usage of 'barring' to mean 'except' 2020-05-19T22:17:23.807

1 What's the subject of this sentence? 2013-02-22T03:51:53.677

1 Where is the subject for this to infinitive? 2013-07-22T11:27:30.203

1 What is the verb and subject of this question? 2013-09-10T00:09:02.937

1 “is” vs “it’s” after conjunctions 2014-01-24T14:07:40.640

1 Reach Agreement With 2014-07-11T12:23:43.223

1 What's the subject: 'is the extent to which is a possibility...' ? (2014 US, Justice JP Stevens) 2015-02-01T03:21:58.483