Sentences

Sub-Sections in Sentences:

  1. Sentence Patterns

Sentences are

  • a grammatical unit of language
  • a sequence of words that are grammatically linked.

Sentences @ Writing Commons

Additional articles on Sentences:

  1. Run-on Sentences

    What is a run-on sentence? A run-on (or fused) sentence consists of two or more independent clauses that have been...

  2. Sentence Fragments

    What is a sentence fragment? A sentence fragment is a word, phrase, or dependent clause that is punctuated as a...

  3. Sentence Patterns

    Explore the effects of different sentence patterns on reading comprehension. When assessing whether your sentences are too long or complex,...

  4. Vary Sentence Structure

    Why is it important to vary sentence structure? Too many simple and compound sentences can make writing sound choppy, but...