How to Make Sentences It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3, 4
Step One: Capitalization <ul><li>Begin your sentence with a capital letter.  </li></ul><ul><li>Remember: ALL SENTENCES BEG...
Step Two: Subject <ul><li>The subject tells who or what the sentence is about. It always includes a noun. </li></ul><ul><l...
Step Three: Predicate <ul><li>The predicate tells about the subject. It always include a verb. </li></ul><ul><li>What is a...
Two Parts to a Sentence <ul><li>Remember: a  sentence always contain TWO parts:  </li></ul><ul><li>1. SUBJECT  </li></ul><...
Step Four: Punctuation <ul><li>Make sure the sentence ends with punctuation. </li></ul><ul><li>What is punctuation? A punc...
NOW……….. <ul><li>Go back and make sure you began your sentence with a capital letter. </li></ul>
AND THEN……. <ul><li>Go back and make sure that you ended your sentence with a punctuation mark. Did you use a period, ques...
Last……… <ul><li>Does your sentence make sense? </li></ul>
Types of Sentences <ul><li>There are four types of sentences. </li></ul><ul><li>1.  Declarative : statement </li></ul><ul>...
Declarative Sentences <ul><li>Declarative sentences make a statement. </li></ul><ul><li>Declarative sentences end with a p...
Imperative Sentences <ul><li>Imperative sentences give an order or commands something. </li></ul><ul><li>Imperative senten...
Interrogative Sentences <ul><li>Interrogative sentences ask a question. </li></ul><ul><li>Interrogative sentences end with...
Exclamatory Sentences <ul><li>Exclamatory sentences express strong emotions. </li></ul><ul><li>Exclamatory sentences end w...
YOU ARE READY <ul><li>Now, get out a sheet of paper and write 4 sentences: Declarative, Interrogative, Exclamatory, and Im...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

How To Make Sentences

10,512

Published on

Published in: Education, Self Improvement
0 Comments
10 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
10,512
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
4
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
464
Comments
0
Likes
10
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "How To Make Sentences"

  1. 1. How to Make Sentences It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3, 4
  2. 2. Step One: Capitalization <ul><li>Begin your sentence with a capital letter. </li></ul><ul><li>Remember: ALL SENTENCES BEGIN WITH A CAPITAL LETTER! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Step Two: Subject <ul><li>The subject tells who or what the sentence is about. It always includes a noun. </li></ul><ul><li>What is a noun? A noun tells who does the action. It can be a person, place, or thing. </li></ul><ul><li>Example: </li></ul><ul><li>The large dog barked angrily at the stranger. </li></ul>person place thing
  4. 4. Step Three: Predicate <ul><li>The predicate tells about the subject. It always include a verb. </li></ul><ul><li>What is a verb? A verb tells what the noun is doing. </li></ul><ul><li>Example: </li></ul><ul><li>The large dog barked angrily at the stranger. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Two Parts to a Sentence <ul><li>Remember: a sentence always contain TWO parts: </li></ul><ul><li>1. SUBJECT </li></ul><ul><li>and </li></ul><ul><li>2. PREDICAT.E </li></ul>
  6. 6. Step Four: Punctuation <ul><li>Make sure the sentence ends with punctuation. </li></ul><ul><li>What is punctuation? A punctuation mark is what goes at the ending. It can be a period, question mark, or an exclamation point. </li></ul>question mark period exclamation point
  7. 7. NOW……….. <ul><li>Go back and make sure you began your sentence with a capital letter. </li></ul>
  8. 8. AND THEN……. <ul><li>Go back and make sure that you ended your sentence with a punctuation mark. Did you use a period, question mark, or exclamation point? </li></ul>
  9. 9. Last……… <ul><li>Does your sentence make sense? </li></ul>
  10. 10. Types of Sentences <ul><li>There are four types of sentences. </li></ul><ul><li>1. Declarative : statement </li></ul><ul><li>2. Imperative: command </li></ul><ul><li>3. Interrogative : question </li></ul><ul><li>4. Exclamatory : emotions </li></ul>
  11. 11. Declarative Sentences <ul><li>Declarative sentences make a statement. </li></ul><ul><li>Declarative sentences end with a period. (.) </li></ul><ul><li>Example: </li></ul><ul><li>We ate salad. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Imperative Sentences <ul><li>Imperative sentences give an order or commands something. </li></ul><ul><li>Imperative sentences end with a period or an exclamation point. (.) (!) </li></ul><ul><li>Example: </li></ul><ul><li>Make me a salad. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Interrogative Sentences <ul><li>Interrogative sentences ask a question. </li></ul><ul><li>Interrogative sentences end with a question mark. (?). </li></ul><ul><li>Example: </li></ul><ul><li>Did you eat my salad? </li></ul><ul><li>. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Exclamatory Sentences <ul><li>Exclamatory sentences express strong emotions. </li></ul><ul><li>Exclamatory sentences end with an exclamation point (!). </li></ul><ul><li>Example: </li></ul><ul><li>I love my salad! </li></ul>
  15. 15. YOU ARE READY <ul><li>Now, get out a sheet of paper and write 4 sentences: Declarative, Interrogative, Exclamatory, and Imperative. </li></ul><ul><li>Make sure you have a capital letter, a subject that includes a noun, a predicate that includes a verb, and punctuation at the end…….DOES YOUR SENTENCE MAKE SENSE? </li></ul>
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×