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Improving Sentences 2
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This is often called the main clause. It is the first and main part of the sentence with the key meaning. Paul found his luck had changed . A simple sentence
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A main clause can be extended and improved in different ways 1. Extend the sentence with commas 2. Add another clause with a connective 3. Start with a connective, swap clauses
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Remember - do not continue this type of sentence for too long. Paul found his luck had changed 1.Extend the sentence with commas he wandered the streets
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Unformatted text preview: . , Most complex sentences will only have one connective (maybe two) Paul found his luck had changed 2. Add another clause with a connective he wandered the streets . as Do not start every sentence with a connective. Paul found his luck had changed. 3. Start with a connective, add clause. he wandered the streets , As Remember to use two commas. Paul found 4.Insert a clause in the middle. as he wandered , his luck had changed. the streets ,...
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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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