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[ESW Wiki] Update of "its0908LinguisticMarkup" by GoutamSaha

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Date: Mon, 10 Oct 2005 00:38:03 -0000
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The following page has been changed by GoutamSaha:

  (a) ''Comma:'' ,  (b) ''Sentence Final:'' . ! ? |  (c) ''Quote:'' ' "
  (d) ''Left Parenthesis:'' ( [ { <  (e) ''Right Parenthesis:'' ) ] } >
  (f) Mid-Sentence Pinctuation:'' : ; -  (g) ''Others:'' + - % ^ & * / \
+ =='''Understanding Sentence-Level Markups:-'''==
+ A ''sentence'' is a set or group of words which makes complete sense.  Sentences are of four kinds: (a) a ''Declarative or Assertive'' sentence (that makes a statement or assertion, e.g., ''He sat on a chair.''), (b) an ''Interrogative'' sentence (that asks a question, e.g., Where do you go ?) (c)an ''Imperative'' sentence (that expresses a command or an entreaty, e.g., Be quiet.), (d)an ''Exclamatory'' sentence (that expresses strong feeling, e.g., How cold the day is !).
+ A sentence is diveded into two main parts- (a) the ''Subject'' (i.e., the person or thing about which something is said) and (b) the ''Predicate'' (i.e., what is said about the person or thing denoted by the subject.) The subject may consist of one word or several words. The predicate may also consist one or several words.  In other words, we must have a ''subject'' to speak about and we must ''say or predicate'' something about that subject. For an example, in the sentence "The sun gives light.", "The sun" is the ''subject'' and "gives light." is the ''predicate''.  
  == Challenges ==
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