Types Of Sentences
By; Kennedy Fleming
Language Arts/ 5 th
Due October 8,2013
Simple Sentences are a sentence
consisting of only one clause, with a single
subject and predicate.
Simple Sentences has one independent
clause and no dependent clause.
Simple Sentence consisting of only one
Example: The boy looked around the
Simple Sentence Con’t
A Simple Sentence has no coordinate or
Example: We were late for the party.
Example: I love the Miami Heat.
Simple Sentences Con’t
are an example
A Compund Sentence is a sentence with
more than one subject or predicate .
Compund Sentences do not have
Example: The weather is turning , and
leaves are falling from the trees.
Example : The Girl Was Hungry, so she
ate some yogurt.
Compound Sentences is made by joining
two independent clauses with a
A Compound Sentences does not require a
Example: Travon cut the grass and Dan
washed the car.
Example: Mom baked the chicken and I
baked the cake .
A Complex sentence is a sentence
containing a subordinate clause or clauses
Example: Even though he thought it would
never happen in Flordia , Kevin wished for a
snow day .
Compound- Complex Sentences
A compound – complex sentence has two or
more independent clauses plus at least one
Example: Fedreico would not look away from
the television, but he continued to reach for a
cookie from the glass jar that was on the edge of
Compound – Complex Con’t
A compound – complex sentence is a sentence
with several independent clauses.
A compound –complex sentence combines
elements of compound and complex sentences.
Example :The dog fell down the hill, we waited
for help, but no one showed up to help us.
Remove the cake from the oven, let it sit for
thirty minutes, but make sure to move it to a
plate as soon as it cools.
Compound – Complex Sentences