Types of sentences #2 ken

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Types of sentences #2 ken

  1. 1. TYPES OF SENTENCES Larkins,Kennedy 10/4/13 ELA/5th
  2. 2. Declarative Sentence •A declarative sentence is a sentence that makes a statement or expresses an opinion. Use a period at the end of these sentences. •Ex. Beaches are the best vacation spots.
  3. 3. Interrogative Sentence • An interrogative sentence is a sentence that asks a question and ends in a question mark. •Ex.What did you get for Christmas?
  4. 4. Exclamatory Sentence • An exclamatory sentence is a sentence that expresses strong feeling and ends with an exclamation mark Ex. Those puppies are so cute!
  5. 5. Imperative Sentence • An imperative sentence gives a command or request . Use a exclamation mark after an imperative sentence that contains strong emotion, but a period after one that contains mild emotion. Ex. Stop running in the house!
  6. 6. Simple Sentence • A simple sentence has one independent clause. Ex. Josh likes video games.
  7. 7. Compound Sentence • A compound sentence has two independent clauses joined by a coordinating conjunction, conjunctive adverb, or semicolon alone. •Ex. Amy could go outside, but she had to bring an umbrella.
  8. 8. Complex Sentence •A complex sentence has one dependent clause joined to an independent clause •Ex. Even thoughTony wanted to go to the movies,Vick wanted to go to the park.
  9. 9. Compound-Complex Sentence •A compound-complex sentence is when a sentence has two independent clauses joined to one or more dependent clauses. •Ex. I want to go to Six Flags withVanessa, but since she’s sick, I’ll have to go by myself.

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