What are the different kinds of sentences and their meanings?
Declarative, imperative, interrogative, and exclamatory
Declarative is as it sounds - it declares a statement. It does nothing more than state facts and ends in a period.
- It is raining outside.
Imperative sentences give a direction or command.
- Go take the garbage out.
Interrogative sentences are your question sentences
- Who, what, where, when, why, how
- Where are my shoes?
Exclamatory sentences usually end in exclamation points. They show strong emotion
- It's too dangerous to climb that mountain!