Diagramming Sentences

Sentence Diagrams

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                                Abraham Lincoln's                                           Gettysburg Address

Sentence 6: "But, in a larger sense, we cannot dedicate--we can not consecrate--we can not hallow--this ground."
Comments: The coordinating conjunction but connects this sentence with the previous sentence. The verbs can dedicate, can consecrate, and can hallow share a direct object, ground..
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