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How to write a simple sentence

A simple sentence has one main idea.

  Example of a simple sentence

A simple sentence has three important parts:

  • a subject - who or what the sentence is about
  • a verb - the action in the sentence
  • the complement - the remainder of the sentence, generally containing the object.
  Annotated example of a simple sentence

Sentences are easier and clearer to understand when the subject of the sentence comes first.


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