Grammar sticklers may have OCD
Maybe you’ve heard of the grammar gene — its technical name is the FOXP2 gene — which may be responsible for a variety of grammatical ills, such as the inability to construct compound/complex sentences ... add GPS to the DSM-5, the latest edition ...
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.
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 ...
Cultural literacy helps new citizens succeed
5. Who was the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr ... being able to think through a compound-complex sentence." Formerly known as English as a Second Language, the classes are now called English for Speakers of Other Languages because these students frequently ...