Card Set Information
___ ___ follow a linking verb and describe the subject of the sentence.
A ___ is a word that takes the place of a noun.
An ___ ___ tells who or what receives the direct object.
The ___ is the part of the sentence that tells what the subject is or does.
A ___ _ ___ sentence has too many independent clauses combined with conjunctions.
rambling or stringy
A ___/___ ___ contains a subject and a verb, but it does not express a complete thought and cannot stand alone as a sentence – relies on the rest of the sentence to make sense.
A ___ sentence has two or more simple sentences combined using a conjunction.
A ___ sentence states an idea and ends with a period.
An ___ sentence conveys strong emotion and ends with an exclamation mark.
An ___ ___ provides details about the noun or pronoun before it.
Plural nouns ending in –s add an ___ after the –s; all other cases get and –‘s.