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Simple, Compound, & Complex Sentences By : Hannah Clemmons
Simple Sentences A simple sentence is a sentence that has one independent clause and no dependent clauses. * Example : A little ghost went through a through the door. How are you today?
Compound Sentences A sentence composed of at least two coordinate independent clauses. Example : The skeleton played his bones loudly, and the vampire played an electric guitar.
Complex Sentences A sentence consisting of two sentences joined together in a way that one sentence explains the other. Example : The witch gave her teacher a gift, because she was a very nice person. Thank you so much for this gift. Your welcome!