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Margaret L. Benner All rights reserved.
Before going on to compound and complex sentences,
you should be thoroughly familiar with the simple sentence.
Here is a small review.
In order to have a simple
sentence (independent clause), you need these three elements:
a complete thought
In example A, no commas
separate the dependent clause from the independent clause.
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