Direct Object: SUBJECT acts on this
Example: Turner cut the mullet.
(Turner is the SUBJECT, and he acts on the mullet.)
Indirect Object: Receives the action
Example: I threw Fluffy the ball.
(I is the SUBJECT. "I" is acting on "ball". Fluffy receives the throwing. -->Fluffy is the IO.)
Object of the Preposition: Noun that goes with the preposition.
Example: I gave the ball to Sophie.
(The only preposition here is "to". "Sophie" goes with "to", so "Sophie" must be the OP.
QUIZ on nous, verbs, prepositions, objects.
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