Published: December 5, 2005
|Diagramming sentences: Readers share their thoughts on the pros and cons of sentence diagramming.|
Diagramming: Love it or hate it?
Do you love to diagram sentences, or does the idea bring up bad memories from your 7th-grade English class? Editor Elfrida Abbe asked readers of The Writer newsletter to share their thoughts on diagramming. Here are some your comments:
|The Writer Diagramming Challenge results|
Six people correctly diagrammed all three sentences in The Writer Diagramming Challenge. They are:
Vick L. Krehbiel
Denise Ann Terry
The winner of the random drawing is Kathi Linz of Seymour, Ind., who will receive a free one-year subscription to The Writer magazine. Congratulations!
Thanks to all who participated in the contest; answers to the three diagramming problems are available on the following PDF: