Nuclear Option isn’t so nuclear after all
Both paragraphs of Article 2 are perfect examples of a compound complex sentence. So if Article 1 Section 5 is just a compound sentence and Article 2, Section 2 is nothing more than a compound complex sentence that any high school student should be able to ...
The Well-Crafted Sentence
Either clause could stand alone. They can be linked with a comma and a conjunction, or with a semicolon. 5. The compound/complex sentence: This adds one or more subordinate clauses to a compound sentence, as in this revision of #4: “Madonna was once the ...
Savannah Spoken Word Festival schedule
What: Savannah’s local poetry groups are getting ready to clash, armed with an artillery filled with compound-complex sentences. That’s right ... Center will perform pieces through the art of spoken word poetry.
Horse Sense & Heartache
Lydia Davis’s shortest stories, only a sentence or two long, float like little dinghies on the white of the page. They can’t be followed the way stories ordinarily are followed, nor are they “told” in the usual sense of that word. They belong to ...
Or So it Seems … Better Fussing in Five Minutes a Day
Hover between him and the screen. Begin with the phrase “Dad, can you help me….” Usually, you won't need to finish your sentence. But if he's a bit slow, drop some tools. Greasy ones first. Nine times out of ten, you'll hear: “GO BOTHER YOUR MOTHER!”