Subjunctive in a Sentence ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Subjunctive

an action verb form that explains a desire or want to do something

Examples of Subjunctive in a sentence

Once the student found the subjunctive verb in the sentence, he was able to find the direct object. ๐Ÿ”Š

Usually the subjunctive clause canโ€™t stand alone so there must be an independent clause attached to it in order to be a complete sentence. ๐Ÿ”Š

In order for her story to show the girlโ€™s wish in life, she used several subjunctive verbs in her sentences. ๐Ÿ”Š

In the sentence โ€œI prefer to take Fridays off if I can,โ€ the subjunctive verb is prefer.  ๐Ÿ”Š

While studying French, I learned to use subjunctive mood when I wanted to issue commands.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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