Saturday, September 8, 2007

SENTENCE COMPLETION, September 8th

Use the type of clause, phrase, or grammar indicated to complete the following sentence; you can add the phrase or clause before or after the clause below:

...Prime Minister Stephen Harper has called an election for October 14th ...
1. Use a phrase
2. Use a dependent clause
3. Use an independent clause

Note: you can still see previous Sentence Completion questions; they are posted in the 2007 archive in the side bar.

6 comments:

Irena said...

1. On TV last week, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has called an election for October 14th.
2. While Prime Minister Stephan Harper was talking to his supporters, he called an election for October 14th.
3. Prime Minister Stephen Harper has called an election for October 14th, and he has thanked to all of his supporters for believing in him and what he stands for.

Veronica Baig said...

Irena: #1 and 2--good; #3 Yes, but change the verb that's in the present perfect.

Irena said...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper called an election for October 14th, and he thanked to all of his supporters for believing in him and what he stands for.

Veronica Baig said...

Irena: That's better:-)

richard said...

1. During a public announcement, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has called an election for October 14th.
2. Minister Stephen Harper has called an election for October 14th because he thought that the situation was advantageous to his party.
3. Prime Minister Stephen Harper has called an election for October 14th, and his party has begun its campaign.

Veronica Baig said...

Richard: Good sentences.