Every sentence has a complete subject
and complete predicate.
The complete subject tells whom or
what the sentence is about. For example; The
house, The red car, or The
The complete predicate tells what
the subject is or does. For example; (The
house) is white, (The
red car) is fast, or (The
great teacher) likes students.
The house is
The car is blue.
The teacher likes
Look at the sentences below. Tell whether the
colored part of the sentence is the complete subject, complete predicate, or neither.
The horse ran in the field.
The people in the house are having
Mom asked me to go to the store.
The U. S. President spoke
to the American people.
Jose rode her bike to
The students of Kennedy School
watched the presentation by the jugglers.
Melanie's mother drove her to the
doctor in Chicago.
The defensive tackle of the
Chicago Bears missed the running back as he ran by him.
Joseph's brother bought a new car.
Allison likes to play volleyball.