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16. One of the following sentences contains an independent clause and a dependent clause, which makes it a complex sentence. Which is the complex sentence? A. I came home; I saw an envelope in the mailbox. B. I hesitated a moment, but her smile gave me courage. C. After the rain ended, the sky became blue. D. Jenny was the largest elephant in the circus.
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User: 16. One of the following sentences contains an independent clause and a dependent clause, which makes it a complex sentence. Which is the complex sentence? A. I came home; I saw an envelope in the mailbox. B. I hesitated a moment, but her smile gave me courage. C. After the rain ended, the sky became blue. D. Jenny was the largest elephant in the circus.

Weegy: The complex sentence is: After the rain ended, the sky became blue.
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User: 17. Which sentence uses correct parallel construction? A. Anyone who is going to work here will have to be athletic, an intelligent person, and have a good sense of humor. B. Most people enjoy ice cream and the plant grows. C. You can either talk to the manager about your problem or writing a letter to the president of the company. D. The painter wore glasses, gloves, and boots.

Weegy: The sentence that uses correct parallel construction: The painter wore glasses, gloves, and boots
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User: 18. In which sentence is the punctuation correct? A. Marge said The train is just leaving. B. Marge "said The train is just leaving." C. Marge said "The train is just leaving". D. Marge said, "The train is just leaving."

Weegy: The correct sentence is: Marge said, "The train is just leaving."
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User: 19. In which of the following sentences is a semicolon used correctly? A. Joe watered the garden and; the plants did not grow. End of exam B. Joe watered; the garden yet the plants did not grow. C. Joe watered the garden; however, the plants did not grow. D. Joe watered the garden but the plants; did not grow.

Weegy: In the following sentence, a semicolon is used correctly: Joe watered the garden; however, the plants did not grow
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User: 20. In the sentence "I want to sleep when I'm tired," the words "to sleep" are a/an A. infinitive phrase. B. predicate adjective. C. prepositional phrase. D. indirect object.

Weegy: In the sentence "I want to sleep when I'm tired," the words "to sleep" are an infinitive phrase
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User: 7. Which sentence contains words in italics that form a gerund phrase? (A gerund is a verb form used the same way as a noun.) A. An interesting novel provides good entertainment. B. Winning the race demanded speed and endurance. C. The laughing boy sat down. D. I am going home.

Weegy: The following sentence contains words that form a gerund phrase: Winning the race demanded speed and endurance.
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3. Which of the following is an interjection? A. Hunting B. Acrimonious C. Wow D. Is
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11. People express thoughts mainly by using A. language. B. pictures. C. gestures. D. numbers.
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13. Select the antecedent of the pronoun in the following sentence. The strikers will return to work when the union representatives have completed their negotiations. A. strikers B. representatives C. negotiations D. work
Weegy: The strikers will return to work when the union representatives have completed their negotiations. The antecedent of the pronoun "their" is representatives. [smile] (More)
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