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Setence:

a word or word group that has a subject and verb expressing a complete tought

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Sentence Fragment:

a group of words that does not express or contain a complete thought

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Subject:

to whom/what the sentence is about

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to find the subject:

ask whom or what is doing something or being talked about

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A subject can be in the _____, ______, or ___ of a sentence

beginning, middle, end

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a noun or pronoun can be...

a subject

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Simple Subject:

main word/group that tell what the sentence is about

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Complete Subject:

all the words that whom or what a sentence is about

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Simple Predicate:

(or verb) is the main word telling about the subject

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Complete Predicate:

verb and the words describing it

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Verb Phrase:

main verb and more helping verbs

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Helping Verbs:

is | can | might | should | was | are | would | been | must

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Compound Verb:

2+ verbs with same subject (Ex: Alligators swim but hunt)