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. Identify which one of the following sentences contains an unnecessary comma. Please correct the error and explain why the correction is necessary.

a. I must have been completely absorbed in my work, because I totally forgot about the meeting.
b. Because I became completely absorbed in my work, I totally forgot about the meeting.

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    I'll be glad to check your answer.

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    Because I became completely absorbed in my work; I totally forgot about the meeting. I believe it needs a semicolon to combine the two thoughts.

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    No. Please go back and read the other post and the link.

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