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Unformatted text preview: Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 2 Conjunctions That Join Equals Objectives • Distinguish between simple and compound sentences. • Punctuate compound sentences joined by and , or , not , and but . • Punctuate compound sentences using conjunctive adverbs such as therefore , however , and consequently . Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 3 Conjunctions That Join Equals • Recognize correlative conjunctions such as either . . . or , neither . . . nor , and not only . . . but also . • Use parallel constructions in composing sentences with correlative conjunctions. Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 4 What are conjunctions? Conjunctions are words that grammatically join equal or unequal words or word groups. Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 5 Conjunctions That Join Equals Coordinating Conjunctions • Join words, phrases, and clauses of equal grammatical value or rank. • Most common are and , or , but , and nor . Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 6 Conjunctions That Join Equals Coordinating Conjunctions • Join words Our copier is fast , simple , and economical . • Join phrases Mail is delivered in the morning and in the afternoon . Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 7 Conjunctions That Join Equals Coordinating Conjunctions • Join clauses Miss Soto is the accounts manager , but Mr. Heinz helps her when necessary . Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 8 Simple Sentences • Simple sentences have one independent clause that can stand alone. Ryan created the database. Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 9 Simple Sentences • Simple sentences have one independent clause that can stand alone. Ryan created the database. subject Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 10 Simple Sentences • Simple sentences have one independent clause that can stand alone. Ryan created the database. subject + verb Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 11 Simple Sentences • Simple sentences have one independent clause that can stand alone. Ryan created the database . subject + verb + object Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 12 Simple Sentences • Simple sentences have one independent clause that can stand alone. Ryan created the database . subject + verb + object = clause Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 13 Simple Sentences • Simple sentences have one independent clause that can stand alone. Ryan created the database . subject + verb + object = clause ^period Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 14 Compound Sentences • Compound sentences have two or more independent clauses. Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 14- 15 Compound Sentences • Compound sentences have two or more independent clauses....
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course OA 265 taught by Professor Lbrotsker during the Spring '11 term at Community College of Philadelphia.

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