There are four types of sentences
They are based on purpose and structure
The four sentences based on structure are:
Simple, Complex, Compound, and Compound-
By structure, simple sentences are made up of
a single independent clause.
Carmelo Anthony plays on the New York Knicks.
By structure, compound sentences are made up
of two independent clauses , connected by a
Carmelo scored 31 points, but the Knicks still
By structure, complex sentences contain one
independent clause and at least one dependent
When Carmelo got injured badly, he had to go to
By structure, compound-complex sentences
contains at least two independent clauses and
at least one dependent clause.
If Carmelo played safer, my brother thought, I
could sleep better at night.
There are four types of sentences based on
Declarative, Imperative, Interrogative, and
Based on purpose, declarative sentences are
sentences that make a statement.
I love Gatorade in basketball games.
By purpose, imperative sentences are sentences
that makes a command or request.
I want more Gatorade now.
By purpose, interrogative sentences are
sentences that pose a question.
Is there any Gatorade left?
By purpose, exclamatory sentences are
sentences that exclaim something.
Gatorade is the best drink ever!
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