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Clause: <ul><li>     A clause is defined as a group of words containing its own subject and predicate but forming only par...
Independent Clause: <ul><li>Definition: </li></ul><ul><li>  Grammatically complete sentences that contain a subject and a ...
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Clause

  1. 1. Clause  
  2. 2. Clause: <ul><li>    A clause is defined as a group of words containing its own subject and predicate but forming only part of a complex sentence. </li></ul><ul><li>   There are many types of clauses, however, for this particular presentation we will only be dealing with five that seem to be quite dominant in the english language.  </li></ul><ul><li>    These clauses are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Independent Clause </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dependent Clause </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Adjective Clause </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Noun Clause </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Adverb Clause </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Independent Clause: <ul><li>Definition: </li></ul><ul><li>  Grammatically complete sentences that contain a subject and a verb and expresses a complete thought; can stand alone.  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>  Without this a sentence becomes a fragment.  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It cannot be removed without changing the meaning of the sentence. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>   </li></ul><ul><li>   </li></ul><ul><li>Example(1): </li></ul><ul><li>  Ariluz drank a sherley temple. </li></ul><ul><li>   Ariluz=subject </li></ul><ul><li>   drank=verb </li></ul><ul><li>Example(2): </li></ul><ul><li>  My turtle loves lettuce. </li></ul><ul><li>  Turtle=subject </li></ul><ul><li>  loves=verb </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>

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