Tuesday, February 19, 2008

SENTENCE COMPLETION, Feb. 19th

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:

...we saw many interesting people and places ...

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 archive in the side bar.

9 comments:

Janine said...

1. While travelling Europe, we saw many interesting people and places.
2. When we went to Vancouver, we saw many interesting people and places.

Veronica Baig said...

Janine: These two are great; now what about the third one--the independent clause?

Kelsey said...

1. We saw many interesting people and places on the television.

2. We saw many interesting people and places while we were on vacation.

3. We walked together down the street, we saw many interesting people and places.

Tammy said...

1. Everyone was thrilled that we saw many interesting people and places.

2. While we were on our fieldtrip, we saw many interesting people and places.

3. We went to our local museum; we saw many interesting people and places.

Nancy said...

...we saw many interesting people and places ...

1. Use a phrase
2. Use a dependent clause
3. Use an independent clause
1. We saw many interesting people and places on our six month trip.
2. On our trip to Barbados, we saw many interesting people and places.
3. While visiting the Carribeans, we saw many interesting people and places.

Veronica Baig said...

Kelsey: #s 1 and 2--very good; #3--either reword or change the punctuation;-)
Tammy: #1--a dependent clause (you have a subject + verb); #s 2 and 3--good work.
Nancy: #s 1 and 2--very good; #3--this is another dependent clause.

Janine said...

3. We saw many interesting people and place; however, we had little time to visit all of them.

Tammy said...

1. While booking a flight at the travel agency, we saw many interesting people and places.

Veronica Baig said...

Janine: Good.
Tammy: That's better:-)