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Coordination and Subordination

After you edit your sentences to make them more concise, the next step will be to combine ideas that are best considered in a single sentence. (For example, the previous sentence originally may have been “Edit your sentences to make…

Sentence Structures

A sentence consists of a subject (noun phrase) and a predicate (verb phrase). When a sentence includes one noun phrase and one verb phrase, we call it a simple sentence. Often, however, we will want to combine ideas into a…