• Sentence Patterns
    (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th)

  • Key Word
    2 kinds of verbs

    ① Verb to Be
     👉 5 only

      (am, is, are, was, were)
      *Sentence Pattern: 1st & 2nd

     

    ② General Verb
     👉All of verbs

      Except "Verb to Be" (5)
      *Sentence Pattern: 3rd, 4th & 5th

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    5 sentence patterns

  • 1st Sentence Pattern:
     S + V

    【Special Pattern】
     There is S / There are S (There was S / There were S)


    【Example】

      There is a cat /in the room.
     = A cat is /in the room.

     

      There were plants /on the wall.

     = A plant was /on the wall.

  • 2nd Sentence Pattern:
     S + V + C (S=C)

    【Example】

     - I am a teacher. (I = a teacher)

     - You are students. (You = students)

     - This is a pen. (This = a pen)

    *Sentence pattern 1st and 2nd, 
    all verbs must be "Verb to Be" (5) only.
  • 3rd Sentence Pattern:
     S + V + O (S≠O)

    【Example】

     - I have a pen. (I ≠ a pen)

     - I eat noodle. (I ≠ noodle)

     - I drink water. (I ≠ water)

  • 4th Sentence Pattern:
     S + V + O1 + O2 (O1≠O2)
        *O1 = People, O2 = Thing(s)

    【Specific Verbs of Sentence Pattern 4th】
     

    【Example】

     - I give you a pen. (you ≠ a pen)

     - I teach you English. (you ≠ English)

     - I drink water. (I ≠ water)

  • List of specific verbs

    (Sentence Pattern 4th)

  • 5th Sentence Pattern:
     S + V + O + C(O=C)

    【Specific Verbs of Sentence Pattern 5th】

     

    【Example】

     - I name you Bopha. (you = Bopha)

     - I call you Bopha. (you = Bopha)

     - I make you happy. (you = happy)