This handout forms the basis for ALL of my grammar instruction at all levels. It is SO useful!
-examples of 9 common sentence patterns which are grouped according to sentence type: simple, compound, complex, and compound-complex.
-definitions of phrase, independent clause, dependent clause
-lists of conjunctions (FANBOYS & common adverbial) as well as common dependent markers
-examples of how to properly punctuate each sentence type.
*also uploaded in Word so you can adjust it if necessary