- The little girl buys a new doll.
- She is going to school now.
- The park has many trees.
To know if each group of words has a complete thought, create a question. For example in number 1 you can ask “Who buys a new doll?”. The answer to this question is the little girl.
Now notice these phrases
- new doll
- going to school
- the park
Can you tell what the first group of words talk about? Phrases have incomplete thought.
Here are some exercises you can do.