The 4 Types of Sentences

The 4 Types of Sentences Worksheet

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Complete the following sentences. Write your answers on a sheet of paper and then type your answers in the Leave a Reply/Leave a comment section below. In the comment section below, a member of our teaching staff will provide helpful feedback on the answers you provide.

1. What are the 4 types of sentences?

2. Why should you include different varieties of sentence structures in your writing?

3. What is a simple sentence? (Please provide an example).

4. What is a compound sentence? (Please provide an example).

5. What is comprised in a compound-complex sentence? (Please provide an example).

6. What is a complex sentence? (Please provide an example).

7. What is a dependent clause? (Please provide an example).

8. Is it grammatically correct to begin a sentence with a conjunction? Please explain your answer and provide an example).

9. What is an independent clause? (Please provide an example below).

Multiple choice

10. What does the acronym Fanboys stand for?

A. funny | awesome | nice | beautiful | objective | young | strong

B. for | and | nor | but | or | yet | so

C. Frank | Amy | Nancy | Billy | Oprah | Yolanda | Samantha

D. finesse | adjective | noun | book | obstacle | yellow | sarcasm

11. Which of the following sentences is Compound-Complex?

A. Casey ran to the park.

B. Melissa wore a pink dress and I wore a purple one.

C. When I grow up, I want to be a police officer, and my dad is proud of me.

D. Stay in the house until I call you.

12. Which of the following sentences is Compound-Complex?

A. Nichole, who loves dogs, plans to get a puppy, but she needs to find a house.

B. Although I like to go fishing, I haven’t had the time to go lately, and I haven’t found anyone to go with.

C. Michael loves to eat pizza and chicken wings.

D. Both A and B

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