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Exercise # 17 Based on
The Tale of the Pie and the Patty-Pan by Beatrix Potter
Compound Sentences
Analysis Key

1. Ribby put the pie (DO) {into the lower oven}; | the door was very stiff (PA). |
 

2. The fire crackled and danced, | and something sizz-z-zled! |
 

3. I will lend you (IO) a nice warm shawl (DO), | and you shall take my arm (DO). |
 

4. They only bowed {to one another}; | they did not speak. |
 

5. She dusted the clock (DO) and the ornaments (DO) {on the mantelpiece}, | and

she polished and rubbed the tables (DO) and chairs (DO). |
 

6. Ribby and Duchess said goodbye (DO) affectionately, | and Duchess started home [NuA]. |
 

7. The jackdaws were eating pie-crust (DO), | and the magpie was drinking

gravy (DO) {out of a patty-pan}. |