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1. Grammar/Mechanics Check-Up: CapitalizationSelect the sentence that is completely correct.Jody liked the field of medicine, but she decided to study English to prepare for law school.Jody liked the field of Medicine; but she decided to study English to prepare for Law School.Jody liked the Field of Medicine, but she decided to study English to prepare for Law School.Explanation:MedicineandLaw Schoolshould not be capitalized because they are used as general subjectareas/programs of study in this case; the semicolon is incorrect because both sides of it cannot standalone as independent clauses.Field, Medicine, andLaw Schoolshould not be capitalized because they refer to generalareas/programs of study in this case.Points:1 / 1Close Explanation
Jody liked the field of medicine, but she decided to study English to prepare for law schoolis correctbecause it uses lowercase form for general areas of study, the correct punctuation for a compoundsentence, and the correct capitalization of the languageEnglish....Points:1 / 1Close Explanation

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