QA Compact: Quick Access - Sentence Fragments (Ch. 12)

 

For learning: English

Base language: English

LN019

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SF038 317
WK019 770
Created Dec 04, 2008
Level , Advanced
Tags
  • Advance
  • Exercises
  • Grammar
  • Intermediate
  • sentences
  • Writing

Description
[FROM THE TEXT]
A sentence fragment looks like a sentence, but it’s actually only part of a sentence. That is, even though a sentence fragment begins with a capital letter and ends with a period (or question mark or exclamation point), it doesn’t contain an INDEPENDENT CLAUSE. Fragments are merely unattached PHRASES or DEPENDENT CLAUSES.

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