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1 4 Kinds of sentences A declarative sentence makes a statement. It ends in a period. ( EXAMPLE: My car is black.)An interrogative sentence asks a question. Itends with a question mark. (EXAMPLE: Whattime is it?)An imperative sentence gives a command ormakes a request. It ends with a period.(EXAMPLE: Shut the door.)An exclamatory sentence expresses a strongfeeling. It ends with an exclamation mark.(EXAMPLE: Bryce’s hair is on fire!)
2 DECLARATIVE SENTENCES Tuesday was election day.The sky is blue.Cows moo.DECLARATIVESENTENCESHolden has a poodle.Mrs. Farmer teaches math.(statements)Rachel loves to sing.Our last day of school is May 26th.Today is Thursday.
3 INTERROGATIVE SENTENCES Can I have your phone number?How many questions has Eli asked today?(questions)INTERROGATIVESENTENCESWhere were you on the night of June 11th?What’s up?
4 Noah, stop acting like a bird. Hand me that banana.Be quiet, Austin.ImperativesentenceNoah, stop acting like a bird.Turn to page 100.(Command or Request)
5 EXCLAMATORY SENTENCE I just won the lottery!! We’re running out of time!EXCLAMATORYSENTENCE(strong feeling)That’s disgusting!I can’t believe you did that!
6 PRACTICE interrogative declarative exclamatory imperative Pick up your shoes.School ends at 3:20.Winter will be here soon.You shared my secret!Why can’t you go to the dance?That phone belongs to me.Help!Why can’t we be friends?Stop complaining!Where are you going?exclamatoryimperative
7 Come up with three examples of each kind of sentence. Declarative Sentences1.2.3.Interrogative SentencesImperative SentencesExclamatory Sentences