The Printable KISS Grammar Workbooks The KISS Workbooks Anthology
Mixed Compounds
From The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Illustrator: M. B. Kork, N.Y.: The Phillips Publishing Co., 1911
1. Underline every subject once, every verb twice, and label complements ("PA," "PN," "IO," "DO").

1. Do you want toys, books, dolls?

2. Mary was imperious and Indian, and at the same time hot and sorrowful.

3. The spade, and hoe, and fork were very useful.

4. Sometimes the rook flapped his black wings and soared away over 

     the tree-tops in the park.

5. He was rather a nervous man.

6. Then she ran lightly across the grass, pushed open the slow old door 

     and slipped through it under the ivy.

7. Sometimes I think perhaps I'm a bird, or a fox, or a rabbit, or a 

     squirrel, or even a beetle.

8. A boy, and a fox, and a crow, and two squirrels, and a new-born

     lamb, are coming to see me this morning.

9. Dickon has brought the fox and the crow and the squirrels and a 

     new-born lamb.

10. In India she had always been too hot and languid and weak to care

     much about anything.