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(the ones that makes you smart)
2 sentences joined together by a comma
2 or more sentences punctuated as one
an incomplete thought, or missing a subject or a verb
fragment example(no subject)
feeling very tired and discouraged.
fragment example(no verb)
the dog, proud of its prize.
dependent clause is also known as
having worked with children
i love cats i love dogs
comma splice example
i love cats, i love dogs
expresses only one complete thought(independent clause)
2 or more independent clauses joined by a coordinating conjunction(FANBOYS)
one or more dependent clauses joined to an independent clause
complex sentence joined to a simple sentence(IC) using a FANBOY’s or THAMO’s
example of compound sentence
she saw a cat run in front of her, so she fell down while roller skating.
example of complex sentence
we need a girl who can speak in a southern accent to play the part
example of a compound-complex
Although I like to go camping, I haven’t had the time to go lately, and I haven’t found anyone to go with.