Assignment_3-answer_key_syntax_trees

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Page 172, #8 – Trees! (a) The puppy found the child. S NP D the N puppy VP Aux (past) VP V found NP D the N child (b) A frightened passenger landed the crippled airliner. S NP D a N’ Adj frightened N’ N passenger VP Aux (past) VP V landed NP D the N’ Adj crippled N’ N airliner 1
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(c) The house on the hill collapsed in the wind. S NP D the N’ N’ N house PP P on NP D the N hill VP Aux (past) VP V’ V’ V collapsed PP P in NP D the N wind (d) The ice melted. S NP D the N ice VP Aux (past) VP V melted (e) The hot sun melted the ice. S NP D the N’ Adj hot N’ N sun VP Aux (past) VP V melted NP D the N ice 2
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(f) A fast car with twin cams sped by the children on the grassy lane. (Version 1 – “on the grassy lane” modifying the V) Note: The phrase “by the children on the grassy lane” could instead be drawn as attaching to a V’ level (as a modiFer of the V “sped”). S
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