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    • Sample Handmade Responses to Hale’s Sin and Syntax, Chapter 11, Phrases and Clauses with corresponding citations from the chapterAngelo State UniversityEnglish 4361: English GrammarDr. Laurence MusgroveDepartment of English and Modern LanguagesFebruary 17, 2013 www.theillustratedprofessor.com @lemusgro
    • “If prepositional phrases are not placed next to the word they modify, Mayday!”(178).
    • “When a prepositional phrase kicks off a sentence, it is usually followed by acomma” (170).
    • “But words, phrases, and clauses all work together toward the same end: tokeep sentences as simple and clear as possible” (174).
    • “Writers careless with phrases can create havoc in all kinds of ways” (179).
    • “Writers careless with phrases can create havoc in all kinds of ways” (179).