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A Study in the Subjunctive Mood
from Heidi by Johanna Spyri
1. Put parentheses ( ) around each prepositional phrase.
2. Underline subjects once, finite verbs twice, and label complements ("PN," "PA," "IO," "DO").

1. It would not be so hard, if he were like other mortals.

2. If grandfather were here, he would fasten it.

3. "God be with you," said the parson, and left him sadly.

4. If I were you, I would not have it brought to court.

5. Had the cottage been exposed to the tempests, it would have been

a doubtful habitation in its state of decay.

6. I should do exactly the same thing, if I were left alone like that.

7. I wish the day were twice as long.