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Simple Semtences

Simple Semtences

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Simple sentences
A simple sentence has one subject and one
verb.
Problems:
>Prepositional phrases :
The passengers on the bus were all sweating and restless.
>Appositives :
Carla, one of the brightest students, won the competition.
\ue000Participial phrases:
Greg\u2019s essays, praised by the teacher, got highest point.
Strategies

1. Make sure the sentence has a subject and a verb.
2. Make sure there are no additional subject
3. Do not confuse object of prepositions with the

subject of the sentences.
4. Be careful with appositives that explain
subjects/objects.
5. Be careful of the use of present and past
participles.
1. Make sure the sentence has a subject and a
verb.
Example:
Variouspeople all over the world have
practiced different forms of marriage.

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