Types of Objects

Indirect Object

1. What is an Indirect Object? An indirect object of a sentence shows the recipient of the direct object. It basically tells us to whom/what or for whom/what something is done. An indirect object can be made up of one or more words, or a phrase, known as a prepositional phrase. To find the indirect object of a sentence, you can simply ask “to whom/what” or “for whom/what” the verb is happening, de... »