One is given the sample sentence:
The fat blind man ran from the dog.
What are the procedural steps to deduce the subject and predicate from the sentence? What are the general steps to completely analyze the sentence?
Dictionary.com on subject:
The subject, then is defined as the subject noun (e.g. man) along with the words which modify the noun (e.g. the fat blind). The predicate is the verb (e.g. ran), direct object (none in this sentence), and any modifying adverbs or prepositional phrases (e.g. from the dog):