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simple sentence

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A sentence having no coordinate or subordinate clauses, as The cat purred.

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  • n. A sentence that contains one independent clause and no dependent clause. Compare compound sentence.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a sentence having no coordinate clauses or subordinate clauses

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Examples

  • The effect of this simple sentence on the rest of the family was incredible: Dudley gasped and fell off his chair with a crash that shook the whole kitchen; Mr.. Dursley gave a small scream and clapped her hands to her mouth; Mr. Dursley jumped to his feet, veins throbbing in his temples.

    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

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