Presentation on theme: "Sentence Structure (Review)"— Presentation transcript:
1Sentence Structure (Review) What is a compound sentence?TWO OR MORE INDEPENDENT CLAUSESWhat kind of glue do you need to join twoindependent clauses together and make acompound sentence?SEMICOLON (;)ORCOMMA (,) + COORDINATING CONJUNCTION
2Sentence Structure (Review) What are the seven coordinatingconjunctions?FOR, AND, NOR, BUT, OR, YET, SOWhat is the name for a compound sentencethat is using the wrong kind of glue or noglue at all?RUN-ON SENTENCE
3Sentence Structure (Review) What is a dependent clause?A GROUP OF WORDS WITH A SUBJECT AND A VERB THAT CANNOT STAND ALONEWhat words to dependent clauses often startwith?IF, WHILE, SINCE, ALTHOUGH, WHEN, AFTER, BEFORE, BECAUSE
4Sentence Structure (Complex Sentences) dependent clauseindependentclauseA group of words with a subject and a verb that CANNOT stand alonewhile you were sleepingA group of words with a subject and a verb that CAN stand aloneI made you dinner
9Sentence Structure (Complex Sentences) Examples:ifsinceIf you buy me lunch, I will payyou back.I will eat lunch inside since itis raining.
10Sentence Structure (Complex Sentences) althoughbeforeAlthough I am tired, I will stayup to watch the movie.Before you go to soccerpractice, finish yourhomework.
11Can you tell the difference? Complex Sentence or Compound Sentence?I will play basketball while you watch me.COMPLEX SENTENCEWhy?independent clause dependent clausesubordinating conjunction
12Can you tell the difference? Complex sentence or compound sentence?He bought an ice cream, but his sister wanted abrownie.COMPOUND SENTENCEWhy?independent clause independent clauseCoordinating conjunction
13Can you tell the difference? Complex sentence or compound sentence?I made dinner yesterday, so you need to cooktonight.COMPOUNDI want to go to the store; I need to buy somebread.
14Can you tell the difference? Complex Sentence or Compound Sentence?Since he enjoyed that movie, I bought the DVD forhis birthday.COMPLEX SENTENCEI want to buy a soda, but I need another quarter.COMPOUND SENTENCE
15Can you tell the difference? Complex Sentence or Compound Sentence?We will have dessert after you eat yourdinner.COMPLEX SENTENCEBefore you go to the store, I will make agrocery list.