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Please check my work.

Identify whether if this sentence is complex, an exclamation, declarative, or interrogative.

The car broke down, but a rescuer van arrived within minutes. ----- Complex

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  1. This sentence is a compound sentence. It has two independent clauses:

    The car broke down

    a rescuer van arrived within minutes

    Please study this site for the difference between compound and complex sentences.

    http://www.eslbee.com/sentences.htm

    I also suggest you show this to your English teacher.

  2. Thank you Ms. Sue.

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  3. You're welcome, Priya.

    Just a note: Writeacher and I are both native English speakers, have master's degrees, and taught secondary English in American schools for many years.

  4. Wow! I’m impress, thank you for let me know that.

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  5. You're welcome. :-)

  6. That’s very nice of you & Writeacher to help me out. I appreciated. Thank you both.

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