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Grade 2 - English Language
3.29 Imperative Sentences

An imperative sentence gives:
* a direct command to someone, or
* makes a request, or
* expresses a wish

This type of sentence can end either with a period or with an exclamation mark, depending on how strong it is:

Please shut the door.
Wish you a happy birthday!

Directions: Select the imperative sentences. Also, write ten more imperative sentences of your own. As a homework, read a book and write down as many imperative sentences as you can find in it.
Q 1: Select the imperative sentence.
The lights are on.
Let there be light!
Are the lights turned on?

Q 2: Select the imperative sentence.
John, is this your book?
John, please take this book with you.
John, could you take this book with you?
John, this book is yours.

Q 3: Select the imperative sentence.
You're grounded!
Happy playing!
Would you like to be grounded?

Q 4: Select the imperative sentence.
There are crocodiles in this pond.
Are there crocodiles in this pond?
Watch out for the crocodiles!

Q 5: Select the imperative sentence.
Go to your room now!
When would you like to go to bed?
I am ready to take you to your room.

Q 6: Select the imperative sentence.
I wish I had prepared for the test.
I am prepared for the test.
Am I prepared for the test?

Q 7: Select the imperative sentence.
Are the boys playing without shouting?
Boys, stop shouting.
Boys are shouting.

Q 8: Select the imperative sentence.
I have enough money to buy a video game.
Do I have enough money to buy a video game?
I wish I could buy a video game.

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