A declarative sentence is a sentence that forms a
Example : We are going to Six Flags for Sally's birthday
Interrogative sentences are sentences that form a
Example : What are you doing for your birthday on
An imperative sentence states a command or request.
Example : Go get the invitations for your birthday
An exclamatory sentence expresses powerful feelings
Example : I cant wait to turn up at my birthday party !
A simple sentence has one independent clause.
Example : My friends, and I went to Fright Fest for
A compound sentence has two independent clauses
joined by coordinating conjunctions, conjunctive
adverbs or semicolons.
Example : Jasmine wanted to go to a haunted house
but Jalen wanted to go trick or treating .
A complex sentence has one dependent clause joined
to a independent clause.
Example : Since Mariah was going to Netherworld for
Halloween, she asked if Myra wanted to come.
A compound-complex sentence has two independent
clauses joined to one or more dependent clauses.
Example : While Zoya was in Paris , Jonathan went to a
Halloween party, and Ricky went trick or treating with