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Which of the following sentences contains a comma splice? The store carried both the hardcover and the paperback editions of the book, we bought the hardcover copy even though it cost more. Crabs smaller than six inches had to be thrown back into the bay. Branches blown down during a storm may be used for firewood. Parrots squawk; canaries, however, chirp.
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User: Which of the following sentences contains a comma splice? The store carried both the hardcover and the paperback editions of the book, we bought the hardcover copy even though it cost more. Crabs smaller than six inches had to be thrown back into the bay. Branches blown down during a storm may be used for firewood. Parrots squawk; canaries, however, chirp.

Weegy: The sentence containing a comma splice is: The store carried both the hardcover and the paperback editions of the book, we bought the hardcover copy even though it cost more.
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User: Which of the following sentences contains a run-on sentence error? Aristotle studied under Plato then later in his life he tutored Alexander the Great. Some people consider a four-leaf clover a sign of good luck. Before the invention of the printing press, monks copied books by hand. A family with a skeleton in its closet is likely to be safeguarding unpleasant secrets, not old bones.

User: Which of the following sentences contains a run-on sentence error? After World War II, Nazism was no longer a threat, then Communism became our foe. Before the Renaissance, religious themes dominated Italian painting; secular ones crept in and then prevailed in ensuing years. The best way to evade an alligator on the attack, experts say, is to zigzag as you run. Most cultures have highly developed taboo systems that divide the sacred from the profane.

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Asked 4/29/2013 10:27:12 AM
Updated 10/2/2017 2:56:23 AM
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The sentence that contains a run-on sentence is:
Aristotle studied under Plato then later in his life he tutored Alexander the Great.
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The sentence that contains a run-on sentence is:
After World War II, Nazism was no longer a threat, then Communism became our foe.
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