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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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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i have one last one after this one LOL

  2. billyjean
    • one year ago
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    i know the answer

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    can you plz help then LOL

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    just explain how you got it plz

  5. SydtheKid913
    • one year ago
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    An independent clause can stand by itself and is separated from a dependent clause by a comma or a semi colon.

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Independent clauses can stand alone, dependent claushes cannot. Which sentence contains both of these?

  7. billyjean
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    im kidding the answer is C

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    sorry for the immature billy

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    why is it c

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i dont know the difference between the two

  11. billyjean
    • one year ago
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    because my friend did the test and he said that was the right answer but it you don't think then go with what your gut feeling is

  12. SydtheKid913
    • one year ago
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    The correct answer is C because it has both a phrase that can and can't stand alone and they are separated by a comma

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you SydtheKid

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i have one more if yall dont mind

  15. SydtheKid913
    • one year ago
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    Of course not!! This post is getting really leggy on my phone though. Do you think you could open another question?

  16. SydtheKid913
    • one year ago
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    *laggy

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