What is the predicate in this sentence?
The wiskers on my kitten twitch when I rub its back.
English - Ms. Sue, Monday, October 3, 2011 at 7:49pm
The predicate starts with the verb.
What do you think the predicate is?
English - Isaac, Monday, October 3, 2011 at 7:53pm
twitch and rub its back, there are two predicates but question asks for one
English - Ms. Sue, Monday, October 3, 2011 at 8:03pm
The predicate of the sentence is:
twitch when I rub its back
The adverb clause, "when I rub its back" is part of the predicate of this sentence.