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These are 100 of the most common English sentences. If you can say them perfectly, you will be able to use thousands of similar sentences when you speak English. Make these sentence a habit and your English conversations will be easier and more interesting.

Practice the sample sentences first. Repeat each one several times. Later, go back and learn more examples that you can use in your every day speaking.

Good luck!



English Grammar
Pattern 61

"Have you ever" + Past Participle

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Pattern 62

"I heard that" + Sentence

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Pattern 63

"Have you heard of" + Long Noun

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Pattern 64

"Do you know" + "if" or "whether"

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Pattern 1

Yes or No Questions

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Pattern 2

"W" Questions

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Pattern 3

"How" Questions

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Pattern 4

How much / How long / How many

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Pattern 5

Tag Questions

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Pattern 6

Simple Polite Questions

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Pattern 7

Longer Polite Questions

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Pattern 8

Conditional Questions

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Pattern 9

"Have you ever...?"

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Pattern 10

Questions with "Which"

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Pattern 11

Simple Sentences with "Be"

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Pattern 12

Past Sentences with "Be"

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Pattern 13

Simple Sentences with "Have"

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Pattern 14

Past Sentences with "Have"

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Pattern 15

Simple Sentences with "Be" + "ing"

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Pattern 16

Past Sentences with "Be" + "ing"

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Pattern 17

Noun + Verb + Noun

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Pattern 18

Longer Noun + Verb + Noun

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Pattern 19

Noun + Verb + Longer Noun

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Pattern 20

Noun + Verb + Verb + Noun

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Pattern 21

Noun + Verb + "to" + Verb + Noun

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Pattern 22

Noun + Verb + "ing" + Verb + Noun

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Pattern 23

Noun + Verb + Adjective

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Pattern 24

Noun + Verb + Time or Place

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Pattern 25

Noun + Verb + Manner

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Pattern 26

Noun + Verb + Long Phrase

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Pattern 27

Long Noun + Long Verb

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Pattern 28

Long Noun + Long Verb + Adjective or Adverb

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Pattern 29

Noun + Verb + Noun + Movement

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Pattern 30

Noun + Place + Verb + Noun or Adjective

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Pattern 31

Noun + Place + Long Noun + Place

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Pattern 32

"There is" / "There are"

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Pattern 33

"There was" / "There were"

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Pattern 34

Articles in English

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Pattern 35

English Determiners

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Pattern 36

Sentences with "It"

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Pattern 37

Either / Neither / Too / So

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Pattern 38

Comparing Actions in English

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Pattern 39

Comparing Things in English

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Pattern 40

Comparing 3 or More Things in English

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Pattern 41

Noun + "Be" + Adjectives

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Pattern 42

Noun + Place + "Be" + Adjectives

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Pattern 43

Whoever / Whatever / Whenever

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Pattern 44

Question + Preposition + Noun

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Pattern 45

Very Long Noun + Verb

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Pattern 46

Modified Adjectives

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Pattern 47

Adverbs with "When"

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Pattern 48

Adjectives with "Who"

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Pattern 49

Do you think...?

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Pattern 50

What do you think...?

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Pattern 51

Sentence + "but" + Reason

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Pattern 52

"Be afraid" + "that" + Sentence

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Pattern 53

"Will be" + Verb + Time

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Pattern 54

"Be going to" + Verb + Time

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Pattern 55

Noun + Verb + Adverb + Time or Place

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Pattern 56

Past Questions with "How"

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Pattern 57

Longer Questions with "Be" + "ing"

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Pattern 58

Longer Past Questions

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Pattern 59

Basic Sentence + Place or Time (or Both!)

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Pattern 60

"Have" + "decided to"

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Pattern 65

"Hope" + real possibilities

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Pattern 66

"Wish" + unreal possibilities

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Pattern 67

"Have you always" + Past Participle

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Pattern 68

"Have" + Past Participle + Noun Phrase

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Pattern 69

"Have you ever" + Long Verb

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Pattern 70

"Have been" + "...ing" + Time

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Pattern 71

"Have been" + Adjective + Time

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Pattern 72

Past Perfect: 2 Events in the Past

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Pattern 73

"Had not" + Past Participle + Past

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Pattern 74

"If" + Verb + "Might" + Noun

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Pattern 75

"If" + Sentence + "Might be" + Long Noun

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Pattern 76

"Might" + Verb A + "Might" + Verb B

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Pattern 77

Basic Sentence + "Might have been"

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Pattern 78

"Should" + Verb

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Pattern 79

"Tell" + "Should" + Verb

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Pattern 80

"Should" + Past

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Pattern 81

Simple Past Using "Could"

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Pattern 82

Conditions Using "Could"

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Pattern 83

Past Conditions Using "Could"

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Pattern 84

Conditions Using "Would"

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Pattern 85

Past Conditions Using "Would"

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Pattern 86

Past Perfect + Connector + Past

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Pattern 87

Passive Sentences

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Pattern 88

Before / After / During / While

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Pattern 89

"as if" or "as though"

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Pattern 90

"Although" + 2 sentences

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Pattern 91

"Unless" + Condition

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Pattern 92

"Now that" + Action + Result

Since / Until / For

Maybe / Probably / Certainly

English Noun Phrases

Four Ways to Use Could

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Hope or Wish?

Always or Never?

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