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Here’s how you make a diagram of a sentence that has two simple subjects and two simple predicates: talk. Ao+t2BJJ8P8ASd/owcZ7j9n62z8vD/VIf7P/AIlGWPnHyveqhg1S35Sv6UcbyLG7SBgnFVcgt8Rp 9DhGnp7E1PNm8OgPhQqpJd+bvzHggT0PJUl5Px9SUpeW8SLSXi0Kc2Jd+G6vsrdfh2BVRjeafOno RGB R=96 G=56 B=19 In an active sentence, the subject is the agent: The Johnsons added a double garage to their house. Subject + I.O.P + D.O.P + verb + rest of sentence. You want it, I got it.”, You can also left-dislocate the object of a preposition. The dislocation is often separated from the rest of the sentence by a comma. PROCESS xmp.iid:BC39C18101E6E111808FB87B6207E550 RGB DKQQaEFXCsPpGKpnirsVdirsVdirsVdirsVQsf8Ax1bj/jBB/wATmxV0n/HVt/8AjBP/AMThxVh+ GRAY R=140 G=98 B=57 A listener named Tom wrote in with a question about repeated subjects. I would like to persuade the people who do this podcast to mend their ways just this little bit. 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In the following examples, the first sentence establishes what the actual direct object of the sentence is, and the second sentence uses a direct object pronoun to replace it. yO6alpXCNzGzG/Cjkta0LRio+FtxtsfDFWpfPehxRiR9T0r0zLFByW/VgJbg0iU8YzQufs1xVEv5 For one thing, left-dislocation is useful if you have a noun phrase that would sound awkward if it stayed in its expected position. C:\Users\HPComputer2\Documents\sentence-diagramming\pics\girls-sing.png 55 I is a subject pronoun. "Here's how to tell an acceptable double passive from an unacceptable one. 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