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- Study the Lesson for mastery.
- Complete all Memory Work.
- Complete lesson Exercises.
- Complete the lesson Exam.
When I say, “The window is open,” I state a fact, using what is called a Declarative Sentence. A Declarative Sentence
is a sentence used in stating a fact. When I say, “Is the window open?” I ask a question, using an Interrogative Sentence. An Interrogative Sentence
is a sentence used in asking a question. When I say, “Clarence, open the window,” I make a command; and when I say, “Do forgive me!” I
express an entreaty. In each instance, I use an Imperative Sentence. An Imperative Sentence
is a sentence used in expressing a command or an entreaty. When I say, “Oh, that window is open again!” I express some feeling or emotion, using an Exclamatory
Sentence. An Exclamatory Sentence
is a sentence used in expressing some feeling or emotion. An exclamation point ( ! ) is usually placed after an exclamatory sentence.
- Elementary Grammar, Lesson 04 Exam