PART I. Test Your Knowledge

Answer the questions.
1. What is the object?
2. What is the difference between an object and a complement?
3. What structural types of objects do you know? Supply examples
4. What are the ways of expressing objects?
5. What is the direct object?
6. What is the cognate object?
7. What types of indirect objects do you know?
8. Which verbs take recipient indirect objects?
9. What preposition marks a recipient indirect object?
10. Which verbs take beneficiary indirect objects?
11. What preposition marks a beneficiary indirect object?
12. What is a phrasal object?
13. What is a formal object expressed by?
14. When is a formal object used?
15. What is a complement?
16. What types of complements do you know?
17. What are the ways of expressing complements?
18. What do subject complements refer to?
19. What do subject complements name?
20. What groups of verbs do subject complements combine with?
21. After what verbs in the passive voice can a subject complement be used?
22. What do object complements refer to?
23. What do object complements denote?
24. What groups of verbs do object complements combine with?
25. After which verbs can the formal introductory (anticipatory) object it be used?
26. When is the formal impersonal object it used?
27. What groups of verbs are followed by a predicate complement?
28. What ditransitive verbs can combine with a predicate complement?
29. How can you prove that success in I wish you success is a predicate complement?