Instructions: Using all the knowledge learned in the previous lessons, find the verb, subjects, predicate nominatives, direct objects, appositives, nouns of address, and adjectives in the following sentences.
1. Will's injured arm has been hurting him again.
2. Jeff is always careless with his homework.
3. The startled and excited people began the long march to the park.
4. The short, fat, ugly horse was the last one in the corral.
5. Few explorers have accomplished their intended goals.
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1. has been hurting = verb; arm = subject; him = direct object; Will's, injured = adjectives
2. is = verb; Jeff = subject; careless = predicate adjective; his = adjective
3. began = verb; people = subject; march = direct object; the, startled, excited, the, long, the = adjectives
4. was = verb; horse = subject; one = predicate nominative; the, short, fat, ugly, the, last, the = adjectives
5. have accomplished = verb; explorers = subject; goals = direct object; few, their, intended = adjectives
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