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Smith 1 Hannah Smith Carol Maguire ENG 111 15/16/15 Exercise One: Even after her leg was amputated, Sarah Bernhardt toured Europe and the United States. Using a comma after a word group that introduces an independent clause The professor’s warm, gentle voice soothed the weary, frustrated students. Using a comma between coordinate conjunctions The Maya are famous for their calendar, and the Aztecs are notorious for their human sacrifices. Using a comma before a coordinating conjunction Shakespeare’s first tragedy, Titus Andronicus , was a big hit; today, however, it is not regarded highly Using a comma to set off a nonrestrictive element and to set off a transition The tsunami ravaged Sri Lanka, where hundreds of people lost their lives. Using a comma to set off a nonrestrictive element in a sentence Exercise Two: William Shakespeare and his wife, Anne, had three children: Susanna, Hamnet, and Judith. Using a colon after an independent clause that introduces a list Greeks invented drama; Americans invented rock’n’roll.
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  • Winter '15
  • Carol Maguire
  • Titus Andronicus, Independent Clause, Dependent clause, Hannah Smith

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