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1.If so, then you probably know some stories by Marguerite Henry.
2.Her books about horses have thrilled readers for more than forty years.
3.Henry wrote many popular books, such as Misty of Chincoteague and King of the wind.
4.Her book King of the Wind won the Newbery Medal in 1949.
5.The book tells the adventures of the boy Agba and his beautiful Arabian horse.

Identify each direct object. Some maybe compound

1.stories
2.horses, readers
3.books
4.adventures, boy, horse
5.milk, honey, colt

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  1. 1. Correct
    2. Not "horses." It's the object of a preposition.
    3. Correct
    4???
    5. ???

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    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. 1 - OK
    2 - There is only one DO in that sentence.
    3 - OK
    4 - Re-think it completely; what is the main verb?
    5 - Re-think it all.

  3. Oops I was looking at different sentence when typing.

    4.Newbery Medal
    5.adventures, horse

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  4. You're right.

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    posted by Ms. Sue
  5. 5 - not "horse" - it's an object of the preposition "of"

  6. Ooops!

    Writeacher is correct. I missed the prepostional phrase.

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