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Identify the appositive phrase. The word paper comes from papyrus, the giant water reed which Egyptians used to manufacture writing material. the giant water reed which Egyptians used to manufacture which Egyptians used to manufacture writing material to manufacture writing material writing material the giant water reed which Egyptians used to manufacture writing material
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User: Identify the appositive phrase. The word paper comes from papyrus, the giant water reed which Egyptians used to manufacture writing material. the giant water reed which Egyptians used to manufacture which Egyptians used to manufacture writing material to manufacture writing material writing material the giant water reed which Egyptians used to manufacture writing material

Weegy: An appositive is a noun or noun phrase that renames another noun right beside it. The appositive can be a short or long combination of words
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In the sentence: "The word paper comes from papyrus, the giant water reed which Egyptians used to manufacture writing material", the appositive phrase (the phrase which explains "papyrus") is: the giant water reed which Egyptians used to manufacture writing material.
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