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plz i need a help could any one help me to draw a syntax tree of these sentnces 1- the principal said that the school closes for the day 2- the boy is eating 3- the man with the hat smiled 4- the boy wh...

plz i need a help

could any one help me to draw a syntax tree of these sentnces

1- the principal said that the school closes for the day

2- the boy is eating

3- the man with the hat smiled

4- the boy wh was sleeping was dreaming

5- the guy we met at the party next door seems cute

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I can't draw the actual tree here, but I can help you identify the parts of speech in the above sentences which may help you then create the tree in the appropriate manner. The words of the actual sentence are in bold.

1. The (article) modifies principal (subject of indepedent clause), said is the verb. That is a relative pronoun that is introducing the rest of the sentence which is a dependent clause.  In that-clause: the (article)...

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ok i can do the work. do you the x-bar theory or just a simple tree 

s= np(aux)vp

if just the simple tree. these are the sentences.

2-S=NP(det(the)+N(boy))+aux(is)+VP(V(eating)

3-S= NP(det(the)+N(man)+PP(P(with)+NP(N(hat))+VP(V(smiled))

i have made the second and the third sentence and try to follow the rules. 

prespositional phrase= PP

Adjectival phrase AP

adverbial phrase AP

determiner DET

verbal phrase VP