|The object that directly receives the action of the transitive verb is called the direct object. Direct objects are always nouns or pronouns.|
Example: Bill hit the ball.
In the above example, the subject is 'Bill', the direct object is 'ball'. Ball receives the action of the verb hit.
The direct object can also be a person.
The direct object answers the question what? or whom? with regard to what the subject of the sentence is doing.
Directions: Find the direct objects in the following sentences. Also, write five more example sentences showing direct objects.