an adverb modifying or commenting upon the content of a sentence as a whole or upon the conditions under which it is uttered, as frankly in Frankly, he can’t be trusted.
- Sentence connector
noun 1. a word or phrase that introduces a clause or sentence and serves as a transition between it and a previous clause or sentence, as for example also in I’m buying eggs and also I’m looking for a dessert for tonight. It may be preceded by a coordinating conjunction such as and in the […]
noun 1. a phrase or clause written as a sentence but lacking an element, as a subject or verb, that would enable it to function as an independent sentence in normative written English.
noun 1. Grammar. a grammatical unit of one or more words that expresses an independent statement, question, request, command, exclamation, etc., and that typically has a subject as well as a predicate, as in John is here. or Is John here? In print or writing, a sentence typically begins with a capital letter and ends […]
noun 1. the stress pattern or patterns associated with words as arranged in sentences in a particular language. sentence stress noun 1. the stress given to a word or words in a sentence, often conveying nuances of meaning or emphasis