Hello everyone I wanted to ask what type of phrases are these how they can be parsed if anyone can help me I would really appreciate it thank you.
type of phrase _NP_
the det: article
rhythms head: noun
of....speech postmodifier: PP
1.guilty of serious crime
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1.guilty of serious crime "of serious crime" is a prepositional phrase where crime is the object of "of". Out of context, I am uncertain how to categorize this phrase.2.the little girl next door This is a noun phrase where "girl" is the noun which is described by both "the" and "little". "Next" is a preposition which relates the girl with the "door"--the object of the preposition. 3.about what you said This is a prepositional phrase where "about" is the preposition and "what" is the object of the preposition. 4.a good reason why they failed us This is a noun phrase. Good Luck! I have included some sites that may help you in the future with regard to phrases and clauses.
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