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Essay Assessment Refresher Quiz – August

Want to practice assessing essays and learn more about essay  corrections? If yes, then please check this out.

 

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Sentences that begin with BECAUSE.

Sentence fragments (incomplete sentences) that begin with BECAUSE should be corrected.

Example: I like dogs. Because they are cute.
Possible corrections:
I like dogs because they are cute. [SENTENCE STRUCTURE]
I like dogs. It is because they are cute. [SENTENCE STRUCTURE]

 

For complete sentences that begin with a subordinate clause with BECAUSE, a comma should separate the two clauses.

Example: Because dogs are cute many people like them.
Correction:
Because dogs are cute, many people like them. [PUNCTUATION]

 

 

To take the quiz, click here.

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