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  What is a sentence?
    Simple and longer sentences
    Common mistakes

  Main verbs
    Common mistakes

    Common mistakes

  Present; past; future tenses
    Consistent tenses

  Personal or impersonal
    Third person

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Sentences form the basic building blocks of any written work.

If the reader is to clearly understand your work, your sentences need to follow commonly accepted rules.

If the reader does not understand what you are trying to say, that may then affect your grade or mark (the reader may think you do not understand the topic or that your thinking is muddled).

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