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Unformatted text preview: sentences, then you don't use a comma in front of them. They're strong enough to handle it on their own. Here's an example: - He started to run but tripped. See why there's no comma? "He tripped" is a whole sentence. Just plain "tripped" is not one. You should never begin a sentence with a FANBOY . If you find that you have done that, you can simply join the sentence to the previous sentence. Here is an example; - He started to run. But he tripped. (Incorrect) - He started to run but he tripped. (Incorrect) - He started to run, but he tripped. (Correct)...
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2012 for the course ENGLISH ENG115 taught by Professor Brown during the Spring '11 term at Strayer.
- Spring '11