anonymous
  • anonymous
The blight infected most of the orange trees. Only a dozen were spared. Which sentence joins the clauses above correctly without changing their meaning?
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schrodinger
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anonymous
  • anonymous
@jim_thompson5910
anonymous
  • anonymous
@bleebleebleed
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
Sorry I'm not that great at English, so I'll try my best. I'm guessing you are given a list of choices?

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anonymous
  • anonymous
yeah one moment
anonymous
  • anonymous
Which sentence joins the clauses above correctly without changing their meaning? The blight infected most of the orange trees only a dozen, were spared. The blight infected most of the orange trees only; a dozen were spared. The blight infected most of the orange trees; only a dozen were spared. The blight, infected most of the orange trees, only a dozen were spared.
anonymous
  • anonymous
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anonymous
  • anonymous
ok thanks
anonymous
  • anonymous
Yw
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
so it's a matter of where to place the punctuation where does it seem most natural to do so? for me, `The blight infected most of the orange trees only a dozen, were spared.` is clunky because the pause comes after 'dozen' but it doesn't make sense to place a pause there

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