Direct Object of a Verb     English Grammar & Literacy     Game Help Tips:

- The verb of a sentence is the action word.
   In the sample sentence   'The vaccine battles influenza.'   the verb is  'battles'.

- The direct object of a verb in a sentence is the word that ...
   a) receives the action of the verb.
     In the sample sentence   'The vaccine battles influenza.'   the direct object is  'influenza'.
   b) shows the result of the verb action, even if the object was not previously present.
     In the sample sentence   'The chemist discovered a new element.'   the direct object is  'element'.

- A sentence such as   'Bacteria grow rapidly.'   has no direct object.

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