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This PPT includes the Sentence Types:
A Sentence Defined
A group of related words containing a subject and verb and making a complete thought.
Also, Quiz questions along the way:
Is this a sentence?
Although I did want to go with you.
Compound Sentence Defined:
A compound sentence consists of two sentences (independent clauses) combined and containing no subordinate clauses.
Is the following a compound sentence?
After I arrived, I visited a friend, but she was not home.
Complex Sentence Defined:
A complex sentence is a sentence containing at least one subordinate clause.
Is this a complex sentence?
During the storm in January, Robert, a friend on mine, decided to go sledding down a large hill, located behind his house.
Compound/Complex Sentence Defined:
A compound/complex sentence is two sentences combined and containing at least one subordinate clause.
Compound and Compound/Complex Sentences
Is this sentence a compound/complex one?
I finally got all of my work done, and then my teacher gave me a new assignment regarding creating a poster and a written report.