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Select the answer that contains the correct punctuation for the following sentence.

A diamond is the hardest natural substance it can scratch any other stone.

A. The sentence is correct.
B. ... substance, it can...
C. ... substance; it can...
D. ... substance; and, it can...

I'm stuck between B and C.

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  1. C is correct. You have two independent clauses in this sentence, so need a period or a semi-colon to separate them.

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    Ms. Sue
  2. okay thanks!

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  3. You're welcome.

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    Ms. Sue

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