An overview of the simple sentence and its possible kinds used to express different tones. A set of words that is complete in itself, typically containing a subject and predicate, conveying a statement, question, exclamation, or command, and consisting of a main clause and sometimes one or more subordinate clauses.
1. ENGLISH GRAMMAR THE SENTENCE We express our thoughts by speaking or writing words which are arranged in a particular order. These groups of orderly arranged words make complete sense and convey a clear meaning. ASentence is a group of words which are arranged in a particular order to convey a complete sense anda clear meaning, These mangoes are almost ripe. _Full stop Take care of your health. Full stop Whose umbrella is this? Question mark How well she dances ! Exclamation mark KINDS OF SENTENCES (ABSertiVe SERHEHEES : An Assertive sentence expresses astatement toa fact. Astatement always ends with a full stop (.)
Example: There was a diary on the desk’
The girl drank a glass of juice . Interrogative Sentences : An Interrogative sentence asks a question. A question always ends with an interrogation mark (?) Example: Which book are you reading ? Where are these people going? Imperative Sentences : An Imperative sentence expresses an order or a request. An Imperative sentence always ends with a full stop (.) Example : Do not talk so loudly. Try to do better. Exclamatory Sentences : An Exclamatory sentence exoresses a strong feeling. ‘An Exclamatory sentence always ends with an exclamation mark (!) Example: How intelligent this student is !
2. What a delicious meal ! Read the following sentences and write their kinds. He is fond of tea. Whose is this car? What a difficult task it is ! Go there at once. How naughty the child is! My train stopped suddenly. May | come in? Never tell allie. . Why are they making a noise? 10. That car is ours. PRON DN EwWNE Rearrange the words to make a meaningful sentence. Also write the kind of sentence . laughed his him all at friends beautiful this is how place you lunch did have door open don’t the ANSWER KEY ._ Interrogative 10. Assertive PRON AN AWNE All his friends laughed at him. ASSERTIVE How beautiful this place is! EXCLAMATORY Did you have lunch? INTERROGATIVE Don’t open the door. IMPERATIVE