Overview of notions of grammar (Sentence (It must have (A subject…
Overview of notions of grammar
A grammatically complete idea or expression
The great big dog licked my face
It must have
Sometimes the subject can be implied or invisible
Orders and commands
Pick up that muffin!
One subject and one predicate
I bought my friends some candy.
Two or more simple sentences joined together
I visited the beach, and I got a really bad sunburn
Phrase and clauses
A group of words that acts like a part of speech. It can't be a sentence because it doesn't have both subject and verb
My best friend
With the blue shirt
For twenty days
A group of words that can be a sentence. It has a subject and a verb.
Dependent clause (not a sentence)
The wizard who cast a spell
Independent (it's a sentence)
The wizard cast a spell