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Simple Sentence, Complex Sentence, Compound Sentence

Types of Sentences There are four different types of sentences: simple, compound, complex, and compound-complex. Simple Sentences A simple sentence has one main clause. That means it has one subject and one verb. In addition, a simple sentence can have...

The Compound-Complex Sentence

Look at the following sentences: While the man played the harmonium, the boys sang and the girls danced. This sentence consists of two co-ordinate main clauses: a) the boys sang b) the girls danced and one subordinate...