kwizNET Subscribers, please login to turn off the Ads!
Email us to get an instant 20% discount on highly effective K-12 Math & English kwizNET Programs!

Online Quiz (Worksheet A B C D)

Questions Per Quiz = 2 4 6 8 10

Grammar, Punctuation, and Style
1.11 Direct Objects

The object that directly receives the action of the transitive verb is called the direct object. Direct objects are always nouns or pronouns.
Example: Bill hit the ball.
In the above example, the subject is 'Bill', the direct object is 'ball'. Ball receives the action of the verb hit.

The direct object can also be a person.
Example: Sally hit Jacob. (Here direct object Jacob receives the action of the verb hit).

The direct object answers the question what? or whom? with regard to what the subject of the sentence is doing.
Examples:
Bill hit the ball.
Bill hit what?
Bill hit the ball.

Sherry hit Bill.
Sherry hit whom?
Sherry hit Bill.


Directions: Find the direct objects in the following sentences. Also, write five more example sentences showing direct objects.
Q 1: Should we paint the room?
room
we
paint

Q 2: The boy threw the football.
threw
boy
football

Q 3: Sam built a doghouse.
doghouse
Sam
built

Q 4: Jacob accidental hit the ball to the window.
window
hit
ball

Q 5: Tim sang a song.
Tim
sang
song

Q 6: Jill burnt the toast.
burnt
Jill
toast

Q 7: We built a tree-house.
We
built
tree-house

Q 8: I called Sue.
I
Sue
called

Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only!

Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!


Subscription to kwizNET Learning System offers the following benefits:

  • Unrestricted access to grade appropriate lessons, quizzes, & printable worksheets
  • Instant scoring of online quizzes
  • Progress tracking and award certificates to keep your student motivated
  • Unlimited practice with auto-generated 'WIZ MATH' quizzes
  • Child-friendly website with no advertisements
  • Choice of Math, English, Science, & Social Studies Curriculums
  • Excellent value for K-12 and ACT, SAT, & TOEFL Test Preparation
  • Get discount offers by sending an email to discounts@kwiznet.com

Quiz Timer