Sentence fragment test: Exercise
Look at the examples below and name the constituent that has been identified with the help of the sentence fragment test. Identify the category of the constituent.
Example: Who will Sally meet at the train station? - John.
- (i) constituent: John
(ii) category: NP (DP)
Bill should give a present to his girlfriend.
a) Who should give a present to his girlfriend? - Bill.
b) What should Bill give to his girlfriend? - A present.
Source of the picture:
c) To whom should Bill give a present? - To his girlfriend. (:vips 10641:)
d) What should Bill do? - Give a present to his girlfriend.