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    Quote from bill clinton memoir《my life》:
    "An Aís worth of knowledge was hidden in the bushes of an F presenta-tion, flawed by things he hadnít learned going all the way back to elementary school."
    can anyone help me analyse the structure of this sentence?
    what is going all the way back to elementary school?what is the subject?
    thanks

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    Re: sentence structure

    Quote Originally Posted by masterding View Post
    Quote from bill clinton memoir《my life》:
    "An A’s worth of knowledge was hidden in the bushes of an F presenta-tion, flawed by things he hadn’t learned going all the way back to elementary school."
    I am neither a teacher nor a native speaker, but I may probably help you.

    An A's worth of knowledge ---> subject
    was hidden ---> verbs
    in the bushes of an F presentation ---> adverbial
    flawed by things ---> adverbial
    he hadn't learned ---> a relative clause

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    Re: sentence structure

    I don't think u answered my question,I ask "what is going all the way back to elementary school?what is the subject?",but thanks anyway

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    Re: sentence structure

    The "things he hadn't learned" go all the way back to elementary school.

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