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GRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Examples
Simple Sentences

 
 

Examples of simple sentences

Simple Sentence

Subject

Verb

Object

Other Information

I run.

I

run

No object

 

You leave at 4:45.

You

leave

No object

Prepositional phrase: at 4:45

Jim exercises four days a week.

Jim

exercises

No object

Adverb of time: four days a week

Sondra eats fish once a week.

Sondra

eats

fish

Adverb of time: once a week

We buy groceries at the supermarket.

We

buy

groceries

Prepositional phrase: at the supermarket

They travel to Toronto every year.

They

travel

No direct object
Indirect object: Toronto

Prepositional phrase: to Toronto
Adverb of time: every year

Jake and Sayaka study English in Victoria.

Jake and Sayaka

study

English

Prepositional phrase: in Victoria