The KISS Grammar Printable Workbooks Identifying Complements
Identifying Predicate Nouns
from "The Ugly Duckling" by E. Louise Smythe

1. Underline verbs twice, their subjects once, and label complements ("PA," "PN," "IO," or "DO").

1.) He is not a turkey. 

2.) He is my own little duck. 

3.) At last it was spring.

4.) But he was not an ugly duck. 

5.) He was a white swan.

6.) It was a happy time for the ugly duckling.