The KISS Grammar Printable Workbooks Identifying Subjects and Verbs
Identifying Subjects and Verbs
from "The Ugly Duckling" by E. Louise Smythe

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

1.) The mother duck was in the water.

2.) They all jumped in and began to swim. 

3.) The big, ugly duckling swam, too.

4.) They all went into the duck yard. 

5.) Now, my dears, have a good time.

6.) The big ducks walked on him.

7.) At night he came to an old house. 

8.) An old woman lived there with her cat and her hen.

9.) And the duckling hid in a corner. 

10.) The next day he went for a walk. 

11.) One day he flew far away.

12.) The summer went by.

13.) He put his head down to the water.

14.) The other swans came to see him.