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active voice
sentences in which the subject is the doer of the action (such as "Sean posted the message")
clause
related group of words that has a subject and verb
comma splice
a sentence error that results when a writer joins 2 independent clauses with a comma
dangling modifier
a modifier dangles when the word or phrase it describes is missing from the sentence ("using a search tool, the Web site was finally found")
dependent clause
group of words with subject and verb that depend for meaning on an independent clause; cannot stand alone