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explain what inside address of a business letter is
gives the name and address of the person or company to whom you are writing
What is a DECLARATIVE sentence?
Makes a statement. Ends with a period.
explain part 1 of a book report
important information, title, author, type of book, number of pages
Explain way 2 (of 2) to fix a run together sentence.
1.Add one of these words to the beginning of sentence, after, because, since, when or while. 2.put a comma in place of and, and so or and then.
what are the 5 points of the writing process?
1.read&gather 2.think&plan 3.write&rewrite 4.check&polish 5.share your results
What is a IMPERATIVE sentence?
Gives a command or makes a request. End with a period.
explain part 4 of a book report
a signed statement that you have read the entire book
Explain a -RUN TOGETHER- sentence.
A poor sentence containing too many-AND, AND SO or AND THEN.
explain part 2 of a book report
what the book is about
A thank you note should do what?
tell how you feel about something, why you like it or how you will use it.
How many steps are in good writing?
5
How many parts are there to a friendly letter?
5
what is a maxim?
a short saying that gives a principle for living.
Honesty is always the best policy, George Washington
What is a EXCLAMATORY sentence?
Shows sudden or strong feeling. Ends with a exclamation point.
name the 6 parts of a business letter
1.heading 2.inside address 3.greeting 4.body 5.closing 6.signature
explain closing of a letter
a polite or affectionate way to say goodbye
A book report has how many parts?
4
Explain a sentence.
A group of words that makes a complete thought.
explain part 3 of a book report
write about a exciting or interesting part of the book
A sentence ends with?
A period, question mark or a exclamation point.
explain CONTRACTION
it is a word made by combining two words and leaving out some of the letters.
How many types of -end mark- sentences are there? Name them.
4
declarative, interrogative, imperative and exclamatory
give the 2 rules for using quotation marks
1.around direct quotations
2. around title of stories, poems, songs, chapters, and magazine or newspaper articles
Explain way 1 (of 2) to fix a run together sentence.
1.leave out any and, and so or and then. 2.Add capital letters and end marks to make new sentences.
explain a POSSESSIVE word.
when a word is used with a apostrophe and an S to show ownership.
Name the 5 parts of a friendly letter
1.heading 2.greeting 3.body
4.closing 5.signature
name 6 rules for using commas
1.3 or more words in a series 2.dates&addresses 3.yes or no at the start of a sentence 4.words used in direct address 5. greeting of a friendly letter 6.closing of a letter
explain a fragment sentence.
A separated part of a sentence that does not make a complete sentence.
how many rules are there to using quotation marks?
2
explain greeting of a letter
tells to whom the letter is written. Usually worded "Dear"
what are the 3 main points of a oral report
1.write only the main points on card 2.use best penmanship 3.read entire book & be familiar with the story
explain signature of a letter
name of the writer
In a contraction where do you use the apostrophe?
the apostrophe goes where the letter(s) would have been
explain body of a letter
the letter itself
how many rules are there for using commas?
6
Explain heading of a letter
gives the address&zip code of the person writing the letter and the date it is written.
A sentence begins with?
A capital letter
What is a INTERROGATIVE sentence?
Asks a question. Ends with a question mark.
a business letter has how many parts?
6
name 3 things to include in a freindly letter
1.write things you know will interest reader 2.write as you were speaking to person 3.write courteously, neat & correct spelling