diagramming a sentence

In this sentence, "Yellowstone National Park is in Wyoming", is the word "in" the present tense verb?

asked by Sierra
  1. No. "Is" is the verb.

    "In" is a preposition

    posted by drwls
  2. No.

    The verb is "is."

    "in" is a preposition. "in Wyoming" is a prepositional phrase.



    posted by Ms. Sue
  3. Diagram the following Sentences:

    1.) John Wycliffe taught at Oxford University and translated the Bible into English.

    2.) The birds sang their first song of the spring; they uttered a few rapturous notes and waited for an answer in the silent woods

    3.) The mayflowers open their soft, blue eyes; and children run through the fields.

    4.) The heavens declare the glory of God, and the firmament sheweth His handiwork.

    5.) I have fought a good fight; I have finished my course; I have kept the faith.

    6.) The little girls adorn themselves with chains of dandelions.

    7.) The green frogs held a symphony in the nearby marshes.

    8.) Birds and frogs are members of nature’s orchestra.

    9.) The noise of the wind seemed ominous.

    10.) Did the whole class finish the assignment?

    11.) Is your book very old?

    12.) On the roof perched a mysterious raven.

    13.) Zachary will be our new class president soon.


    Part B-Diagram the following Sentences

    1.) The Wright brothers made kites and dreamed about flight.

    2.) Their father once gave them a toy airplane.

    3.) Someday we will build the world a real airplane.

    4.) It was a bold idea, for no man had ever flown before.

    5.) Wilbur and Orville studied the problem of flight for years.

    6.) People ridiculed the brothers, but they worked anyway.

    7.) Octave Chanute had built many successful gliders, and he gave the brother some helpful suggestions

    8.) Finally, in 1903, Orville became the first flier.

    9.) The brothers’ work had brought them success at last.




    posted by Jeremiah
  4. Several urgent callers distracted the doctor

    posted by perry
  5. is book old

    posted by Rachel
  6. john wycliff taught

    and
    translated
    the
    Bible into english

    posted by Anonymous
  7. John Wycliffe taught at oxford university and translated the Bible into English

    posted by Mina

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