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in the following sentances are the words in quatation marks Compound Direct Object, Compound Indirect Object, Object Complement,or Object of Preposition ??

We should pray the "Our Father" and the "Hail Mary" every day.

The Church considers the saints "worthy" of imitation.

We love the solemnity of the "Immaculate Conception".

Jerry sends his "sister" and his "brother" Christmas cards.

Elizabeth and Zachary named their son "John".

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in the following sentances are the words in quatation marks Compound Direct Object, Compound Indirect Object, Object Complement,or Object of Preposition ??

We should pray the "Our Father" and the "Hail Mary" every day.

The Church considers the saints "worthy" of imitation.

We love the solemnity of the "Immaculate Conception".

Jerry sends his "sister" and his "brother" Christmas cards.

Elizabeth and Zachary named their son "John".

Here are some links to help you with these terms. Once you are clear on each one, tell us what YOU think the answer is for each of these sentences. Then one of us will let you know if you're correct.

http://www.ucalgary.ca/UofC/eduweb/grammar/course/sentence/2_2c.htm

http://www.phschool.com/atschool/writing_grammar/gold/grammar_practice_activities/pdf/09GE2017.pdf

http://www.arts.uottawa.ca/writcent/hypergrammar/objcompl.html

http://www.ucalgary.ca/UofC/eduweb/grammar/course/speech/1_5a.htm

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am i right
1. compound direct object
2.object of compliment
3.object of preposition
4. compound indirect object
5. compound direct object

1. yes

2. object complement, yes

3. yes

4. yes

5. no -- "John" completes the identification of "son" (direct object) so therefore it's an object complement.

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