Which sentence uses a comma to separate two independent clauses?(1 point) A. AJ likes butter, and jelly on toast. B. I need carrots, beans, and potatoes. C. It's a great day to fly a kite because it's warm, and sunny.

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  1. Language

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  2. GRAMMAR

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  3. English

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  4. Language arts

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  6. English

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  7. English

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  8. englishh

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  9. English

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  10. english

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  11. Technical writing

    Two independent clauses joined together with no punctuation create a ________. Select one: a. complex sentence b. compound sentence c. run-on d. comma splice

  12. English Check answers

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  13. Language arts

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  14. Lnguage Arts

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  15. English & Composition

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  16. English

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  17. ENGLISH

    I have two questions i need help on. Im pretty bad with colons and semicolons :/ 1. When two main clauses are joined together without the use of a coordinating conjunction, the clauses should be separated by a ____. A. semicolon B. comma C. colon D.

  18. English Check answers

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  19. english

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  20. language

    Which sentence uses a comma to separate two independent clauses?(1 point) A. AJ likes butter, and jelly on toast. B. I need carrots, beans, and potatoes. C. It's a great day to fly a kite because it's warm, and sunny. D. Stu likes cake, but I like

  21. Language arts

    A) Ben wants to show hesitation from his character in his narrative. Which sentence is correctly written to show hesitation?(1 point) I don't know—I mean—um—the thing is—I'm not sure. I don't know ... I mean ... um ... the thing is ... I'm not

  22. language arts

    What is the correct way to punctuate the underlined part of the following sentence?After beating the sugar with the butter he added eggs to the mixture. --------- butter he is underlined. a)butter;he b)butter:he c)butter,he d)butter-he Is the answer A?

  23. english

    Regarding the use of commas, which one of the following statements is accurate? A. A parenthetical use of commas is usually confusing to the reader. B. There is no need for commas that indicate added details in a sentence. C. Commas are needed to separate

  24. Grammar

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  25. English

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  26. Language Arts

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  27. english

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  28. Reading

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  29. English

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  30. english language arts 2

    Identify the comma rule that the following sentence breaks: Although she loved her parents Sarah was eager to leave for college and be independent.

  31. Language Arts

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  32. Question

    What,if anything,is wrong with this sentence? An appeals court ordered the money returned,however,the IRS didn't comply. A. PROPERLY CONSTRUCTED SENTENCE B. LACKS PARALLEL PARTS C. DANGLER D. COMMA SPLICE I THINK THE CORRECT ANSWER IS: (B)LACKS PARALLEL

  33. English

    If there are two independent clauses in a sentance, but one of the already has a comma, then should there be a semicolon before the conjunction? I just got a paper back from my english teacher and this sentance is one he corected: "Though some people

  34. grammar

    2. The patient was brought to the operating room, general endotracheal anesthesia was induced by the anesthesia service. which of the following is true for the above sentence a. This is a comma splice that can be fixed by removing the comma. b. This is a

  35. Grammar

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  36. english

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  37. english

    Find the independent and dependent clauses of each sentence and place the correct comma(s). Uncle Charlie when he was told about the escaped fleas broke out in a blush. comma between fleas and broke out? independen clause = broke out in a blush? As the

  38. English Comma splices and run on sentences

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  39. Clause

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  40. Grammar and Composition

    1. After the snowstorm subsided, the anxious people shoveled their driveways, sidewalks, and porches. a. this is a simple sentence b. this is a compound sentence c. this is a complex sentence d. this is a compound-complex sentence C 2. After the blizzard,

  41. Languge...Grammar

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  42. English

    In a _______ sentence, you can expect to find two or more independent clauses and one or more dependent clauses A. compound-complex B. double compound C. complex D. compound My answer is D. is that right?

  43. English

    Which is a simple sentence? 1. Given the time of day,we were lucky to find a taxi. 2. Shelia used the lawnmower and Jacob drove the tractor. 3. Eventually she will. 4. Jennifer and Brian gave money to the orphanage. Would number 4 be an example of a simple

  44. Grammar

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  45. Grammar and Composition

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  46. Development writing

    Does anyone know how to do this? Indicate which of the key ideas or analyses best supports the following topic sentence: The life of an amphibian is spent in water and on land. -A frog is born as a tadpole -The world amphibian means double life, which

  47. English Comma splices and run on sentences

    The recipe says to stir together flour, salt, and baking soda _______ add to butter, eggs, and vanilla mixture and stir to blend. add the word and insert a question mark insert a comma insert a period and make two separate sentences I first thought it was

  48. question

    Is this sentence a comma splice or dangler? Noah Webster,author of the original Webster's Dictionary,believed that a dictionary should contain more than the definitions of words;therefore,he included their etymologies as well. OR IS THE SENTENCE PROPERLY

  49. English

    I know with a dependent clause in front of the sentence, then an independent clause separated by a conjunction I use a comma. If u have two independent clauses with a conjunction do I use a comma. Example The class will take a trip when school is over. It

  50. ENG help please julie

    I am revieing for a test these ar the ones I can't figure out? **the choice simple - complex or compund 1. even the air must have smelled different that long ago. 2. if you could travel in time, would you go to the time of the dinosaurs? 3. To scientists,

  51. English

    17. How is a compound sentence formed? A. By joining a simple sentence with a dependent clause B. By joining two simple sentences with a comma and a coordinate conjunction C. By joining two independent clauses and one dependent clause D. By joining a

  52. Julie more help please

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  53. Comm/215

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  54. English

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  55. English

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  56. Language Help

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  57. English

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  58. English

    complex sentence connects two equal ideas. connects two simple sentences. contains a clause that is dependent on the main sentence. contains two independent clauses. I am think c

  59. types of sentence

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  60. english

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  61. english help please!!

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  62. grammar

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  63. English

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  64. english

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  65. English Comma splices and run on sentences

    The recipe says to stir together flour, salt, and baking soda _______ add to butter, eggs, and vanilla mixture and stir to blend. add the word and insert a question mark insert a comma insert a period and make two separate sentences my answer insert comma

  66. English

    Coordinating conjunctions are these: FANBOYS (for, and, nor, but, or, yet, so). Whenever you use one of these conjunctions to join independent clauses (that is, they could be independent sentences on their own), you need a comma after the first clause and

  67. english help

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  68. english

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  69. WRITING

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  70. English

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  71. Please check my answers languages arts

    1. When Shawn arrives at work, he hangs his jacket on his chair. Which grammatical element do the bold words represent? A dependent clause****** B independent clause C phrase D sentence 2. I never miss Art Club meetings because I love to draw. Which part

  72. Language Arts

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  73. Writing Skills

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  74. Grammar...Writing

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  75. english

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  76. english desperate

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  77. critical thinking

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  78. grammar

    If I put a sentence here listing the dependent and independent clauses within the sentence can you tell me if I am correct. Here is the sentence. I have read several fairy tale collectionthat include th Cinderella story, but my favorite is a book that

  79. English

    Going over my work before I have to submit. I have one doubt before I do it. The sentence is--- If you hurry you will be able to keep your appointment. I say two independent clauses with no comma, but If you hurry sounds like an order ofexpression to set

  80. English

    They sustained life threatening injuries in the forest fire, their names, ironically, are included on the list of suspected arsonist. How would you correct the sentence structure error? a. separate the two clauses with a colon b. join the two independent

  81. Comma Splice

    How do you rewrite the folliwng using a comma splice? ***Dr. Frankenstein flung a power switch, blue streamers of static electricity crackled about the table the creature gave a grunt and opened smoldering eyes. Yoli, comma splices are a grammatical

  82. english help please!!

    A comma splice is a(n) incorrect use of a comma to correct a run-on sentence correct use of a comma to correct a run-on sentence incorrect combining of two dependent clauses way to correctly combine two dependent clauses

  83. English

    I have a few questions about grammar 1, Does a sentence that starts of with "if" an independent sentence or a dependant? 2, Does a sentence that starts of with "in order to" an independent sentence or a dependant? 2, is there a comma before “instead

  84. Grammar

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  85. ENGLISH HELP

    What needs to be done to correct the following sentence? Queen Mary wanted her death to be remembered,therefore,she staged a pageant. A. Change the comma after remembered to a semicolon. B. Change the comma after remmbered to a semicolon and add a comma

  86. English

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  87. english - essay writing

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  88. Grammar (clauses)

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  89. english

    When does the sentence "By the time he reached the seventeenth floor, which seemed to take forever, he was winded and gasping?" use dependent, independent, and adjective clauses?

  90. English - punctuation

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  91. Question

    What needs to be done to correct this sentence? 1.Just what would you do,Cheryl,if the situation were reversed? a.The sentence is correctly punctuated. b.Remove the comma before Cheryl. c.Remove the comma after Cheryl. d.Replace the comma after Cheryl with

  92. english

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  93. English Grammar- Punctuation

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  94. english

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  95. Check - History.

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  96. writeacher help

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  97. Grammar question

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  98. english help please!!

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  99. Grammar and Composition [Ms.Sue]

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  100. English

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