ERIC Number: ED456434
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001-Sep
Patterns and Structure of the English Language.
Students need to learn the involved patterns of sentences in the English language as well as the inherent structure. First, the paper discusses five common sentence patterns in the English language, with examples. Next, the paper deals with modifiers to extend sentences, including adjectives, adverbs, appositives, and dependent clauses. Finally, types of sentences are discussed: declarative, interrogative, imperative, and exclamatory. Brief ideas about activities students may do to learn the structure of the English language are listed. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A