Presentation on theme: "Sentence Review. September 4, 2013 Label each sentence as simple, compound, complex, or fragment. You will have a quiz on Thursday, so study both of these."— Presentation transcript:
September 4, 2013 Label each sentence as simple, compound, complex, or fragment. You will have a quiz on Thursday, so study both of these slides. 1. Most people are proud of their family/culture, but sometimes they may be a little embarrassed. __compound___________ 2. If my parents ever spoke German in front of my friends, I would ask them to stop. __complex_____ 3. One time my mom spoke German, and cooked a German meal. ___simple- no comma needed _______ 4. When she put the stinky sour kraut on the table. _fragment____ 5. My friends didn’t know what it was, but they tasted it to be polite. _compound_____________ 6. After we ate dinner, my dad played Polka music. ___complex____________ 7. My mom sang along, and danced like a chicken.___simple- no comma needed_____________ 8. As the night continued, I kept wishing I would disappear. ____complex_____________ 9. At ten o’clock my mom let us watch a movie, so I was able to relax. __compound_____________ 10. When my friends left the next morning. __fragment_________
FANBOYS = compound sentences (for, and, nor, but, or, yet,so) AAWUBIS= complex sentences (although, after, as, when, while, until, unless, because, before, it, since) Compound sentence Sub+Verb/Predicate, fanboy Sub + Verb/Predicate The character started out snobby, but she changed over the course of the book. Complex sentence Sub +Verb/ Predicate AAWUBIS Sub+Verb/Predicate or AAWUBIS Sub+Verb/Predicate, Sub+Verb/Predicate She did not like the sailors when she boarded the ship. When she boarded the ship, she was afraid of the sailors. Simple Sentence Sub+Verb/Predicate or Sub/ Verb/Predicate - Verb/Predicate The girl was a snob. The girl was a snob and treated the sailors poorly. Fragment (NOT GOOD= INCOMPLETE SENTENCE THAT CAN’T STAND ALONE) AAWUIS Sub+ Verb/Predicate. When the ship finally landed.