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What part of speech is objections?
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Zev who likes to learn, asks...
In the sentence, "Mr.Bono made a map" what is the predicate of the sentence?
Anne answers...
Sentences are composed of subjects and predicates. In your sentence, Mr. Bono is the subject; that is, he is the person being described. The predicate is everything else in the sentence. In your case, it is "made a map." Predicates explain the action and the consquences of what the subject is doing.
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