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Apostrophes in Contractions (#2)
Adapted from Voyages in English - Fifth Year
Analysis Key

1. You're the captain (PN) {of the team}. |

2. It's a very warm day (PN). |

3. Didn't Agnes bring her camera (DO) ? |

4. He doesn't live here. |

5. There's [#1] my football (PN). |

6. *You* Don't lift that heavy package (DO). |

7. Rover doesn't seem to obey his master (DO). |

8. I'll help you (IO) [#2]. |

9. You shouldn't do that (DO). |

10. I can't swim very well. |

11. Isn't your pen {in your pocket}? |

12.. Aren't these lilies fragrant (PA) ? |

13. There's [#1] no place (PN) {like home}. |

14. He's the boy (PN) [Adj. to "boy" I mean]. |

15. You've told me (IO) that story (DO) well. |


Notes
1. For an alternative explanation of "There," see KISS Level 2.1.3 - Expletives (Optional).
2. Alternatively, "you" could be considered a direct object here, but the direct object of "help" is usually an infinitive, as in "I'll help you build that."