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Write if the sentence is simple, compound,or complex.
1-I'd like to help you ;however,I am very busy today. complex

2-Do you know what Willie said.simple


3-I think that I've seen that movie before.simple


4-The person in the middle of the line is my brother Willie.simple


5-Cliff said he was hungry.simple

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    #4 is correct.

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    1-compound
    2-complex
    3-complex
    5-compound

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    Now only #5 is incorrect.

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    5-complex

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    Yes, it's complex, since that's the only choice left! Do you know WHY it's complex?

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    A complex sentence made from independent clause and dependent clause joined together

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    I know the definition. What matters is whether you can identify the dependent and the independent clauses in that sentence.

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