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    Choose the word or words that the underlined appositive or appositive phrase modifies in each sentence. 1. Life on Earth, the watery planet, depends on water. (1 point) Life Water I dont understand how to do this, so if you could explain it that'd be awesome!

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      An appositive is a noun or pronoun that identifies or explains another noun or pronoun in the sentence. The appositives or appositive phrases are underlined in the following sentences: My sister, Kathy, is a high school Spanish teacher. Bill Cosby, a comedian, starred in many television shows. My tennis coach, a former professional player, has helped me improve my service game.

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