Prose Style By Baldworm’s student A.
Sentence types. <ul><li>Simple  ( a sentence with 1 main clause) </li></ul><ul><li>Impact ( 3-4 words ) </li></ul><ul><li>...
Commmas <ul><li>Joining comma (Commas before connectives!) </li></ul><ul><li>Listing comma (To join things in a list)  </l...
An example of the Joining Comma <ul><li>I like chocolate, but Nicole doesn’t. </li></ul><ul><li>I went to the cinema to se...
An example of the Listing  comma. <ul><li>I walked to the shops and bought an apple, an orange, milk and some bread. </li>...
An example of the adverb-starter comma <ul><li>Suddenly, I spun around. </li></ul><ul><li>Amazingly, I got a cat for my bi...
An example of the bracketing comma. <ul><li>Sally, the prettiest girl in school, only scored 4% in her maths test. Oops! <...
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  1. 1. Prose Style By Baldworm’s student A.
  2. 2. Sentence types. <ul><li>Simple ( a sentence with 1 main clause) </li></ul><ul><li>Impact ( 3-4 words ) </li></ul><ul><li>Fragment( 1-2 words ) </li></ul><ul><li>Complex ( with more than 1 clause) </li></ul><ul><li>Compound( using the ‘joining comma’) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Commmas <ul><li>Joining comma (Commas before connectives!) </li></ul><ul><li>Listing comma (To join things in a list) </li></ul><ul><li>Adverb-starter comma (You put a comma after an adverbial start) </li></ul><ul><li>Bracketing comma (using commas instead of brackets) </li></ul>
  4. 4. An example of the Joining Comma <ul><li>I like chocolate, but Nicole doesn’t. </li></ul><ul><li>I went to the cinema to see ‘Bald Worm the Movie’, and Lucy went shopping. </li></ul>
  5. 5. An example of the Listing comma. <ul><li>I walked to the shops and bought an apple, an orange, milk and some bread. </li></ul><ul><li>I went to the cinema, Westfield and the park. </li></ul>
  6. 6. An example of the adverb-starter comma <ul><li>Suddenly, I spun around. </li></ul><ul><li>Amazingly, I got a cat for my birthday. </li></ul>
  7. 7. An example of the bracketing comma. <ul><li>Sally, the prettiest girl in school, only scored 4% in her maths test. Oops! </li></ul><ul><li>Amelia, the smartest girl, walked to the bench to sneer at poor Sally. </li></ul>

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