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Give an example of a Phrase?
A big blue cat.
Define a Clause
A group of related words with both a subject and a Predicte.
Give an example of a Clause
John ran home.
What is another name for an independent Clause
Subordinate Clause
What is a definition of a dependent clause?
A clause that must be joined to an independent clause to make a complete sentance.
Provide an example of a Independent Clause.
John ran.
Provide an example of a Dependent Clause.
While John ran home.
List the coordinating Conjunctions:
11-17
for
and
nor
but
or
yet
so
Provide an example of a Prepositional Pharse.
The cat from next door caught a gopher.
What is the function of a Coordinating Conjunction?
Join elements of the sentence that are equal or parallel.
What is the function of a Subordinating Conjunction?
contians at least one subject and one verb but does not express a complete idea.
List 5 Subordinating Conjuctions: 21-31
While
Since
Because
if
although
What is a defintion of a Comma Splice?
Comma Splice occurs when two or more main clauses are joined with a comma but without a Coordinating Conjuntion.
Provide an example of a comma splice?
John walked home after work, he was tired.
What is a run-on fuse?
2 Independent Clauses separted with only a comma.
What is the definition of a fragment?
A pharse or dependent clause punctuated as a sentance.
Provide an example of a pharse punctuated as a fragment.
sleeping late in the afternoon.
Turn the pharse fragment in 37# into a clause fragment.
While he was sleeping late in the afternoon.
Provide an example of a compound 2 sentance.
John ran home, he partically ran fast.
Provide an example of a compound 3 sentence.
John ran home; however, he got lost.
Provide an example of a complex 4 Sentence.
Sally found seashells while she walked along the seashore.
Provide an example of complex 5 sentence.
While sally walked along the seashore, she found seashells.
Provide an example of a complex 6 sentences.
6a. John, who loves dogs, wants a cat.
6b. The student who complained about the food was given a another dessert.
What type of sentence struture is 1-3?
IC, CC IC IC;CA,IC
What type of sentence is 4-6?
IC SC DC IC DC IC.
Provide and example of correctly punctuated compound-complex sentence.
4-6
John ran home, and he found his dog, he fed the dog; however, the dog didn't like the food.