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Direct Address
from Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities
1. Place parentheses (around each prepositional phrase). 
2. Underline every finite verb twice, every subject once, and label complements (“PA,” “PN,” “IO,” or “DO”). 
3. Label each interjection (“Inj”), each example of Direct Address (“DirA”), and every noun used as an adverb (“NuA”). [As appropriate]

1. "Miss Manette, I am a man of business."

2. "Monseigneur, I looked at the man."

3. "I have come back, sir, as you anticipate."

4.  "My child, you did see him."

5. "What o'clock do you make it, Joe?"

6. "How I admire the gallantry of your youthful spirit, Mr. Lorry."

7. "How goes it, Jacques?"

8. "I will always remember it, dear Heart!"

9. "Shall you bring any fish home, father?"

10. "You were very sound, Sydney, in the matter of those crown 

     witnesses to-day."