The Printable KISS Grammar Workbooks The KISS Workbooks Anthology
A Passage for Analysis
from Heidi by Johanna Spyri
Directions: Underline every verb twice, and its subject(s) once. 

     They started merrily up the Alp. A cloudless, deep-blue sky looked down

on them, for the wind had driven away every little cloud in the night. The 

fresh green mountain-side was bathed in brilliant sunlight, and many blue 

and yellow flowers had opened. Heidi was wild with joy and ran from side 

to side. In one place she saw big patches of fine red primroses, on another 

spot blue gentians sparkled in the grass, and everywhere the golden rock-roses

were nodding to her. In her transport at finding such treasures, Heidi even

forgot Peter and his goats. She ran far ahead of him and then strayed away

off to one side, for the sparkling flowers tempted her here and there.