Exercise: Subject/Predicate
Write down the subject in the following simple sentences. One of these is a sentence fragment. Which one?
1. Mr Tan is a quiet but impressive presenter.
2. The old man is being read to by the boy.
3. I have lost my wallet, passport, credit cards, and car keys.
4. A large, black, hairy spider with red, staring eyes lowered itself from the dark, overhanging branches.
5. Playing golf can lead to making valuable business contacts.
6. The capital of Thailand is Bangkok.
7. Bangkok is the capital of Thailand.
8. Cell samples were taken from the organisms being researched.
9. Conference delegates from Japan, Australia, South Korea, and many other countries in the Asian region.
10. Rainfall records of the region have been kept since 1927.
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