commas_for_clauses

commas_for_clauses - Sentences and Meaning How we use...

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Unformatted text preview: Sentences and Meaning How we use commas for clauses! , Chunks of Meaning Words D o g B i g B a r k e d • Nouns • Verbs • Adjectives • Adverbs Chunks of Meaning Phrases t h e b i g d o g i n t h e g a r d e n w as b arkin g • Words go together to make phrases • Phrases don’t make sense on their own Chunks of Meaning Clauses • Words and phrases go together to make clauses • A clause must always have a verb in • It may also have other chunks, but as long as there’s only one verb (or verb chain) it’s a single clause • Clauses can be put together to make compound or complex sentences. the big dog was barking subject verb At m idnig ht la s t We dne s da y, the big dog was barking ra the r wis tfully, in the g a rde n b e hind m y ho us e . Clauses Phrases t h e b i g d o g i n t h e g a r d e n w as b arkin g Chunks of Meaning Words D o g B i g B a r k e d the big dog was barking subject verb Clauses Phrases t h e b i g d o g i n t h e g a r d e n w...
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2011 for the course EDUCATION 320 taught by Professor Professorlemont during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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commas_for_clauses - Sentences and Meaning How we use...

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