In an effort to remedy, or at least improve, writing skills, I am going to spend the week working on developing correct sentence structure, and the best way to do that is to discuss the very basics.
Try to complete every step in the process by answering correctly all the questions as they are presented.
I bet you cannot correctly answer all the questions below.
SIMPLE & COMPOUND SENTENCES
What is a sentence?
What are the necessary components of a complete sentence? Be very specific.
What is a clause?
What is a simple sentence?
What is the difference between a clause and a simple sentence?
What is a compound sentence?
What is the name of the word that is used to join two clauses?
Create a simple sentence.
Create a compound sentence.
The word for today is “waspish”.
What part of speech is “waspish”?
Define “waspish” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.