Empty and Padded Sentences Empty Sentences -Empty sentences repeat the same idea -Make statements without supporting them A freight train is a train that carries freight.
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Practice and Apply Padded and Empty Sentences Refining Padded Sentences Improving Empty Sentences Practice and Apply Revising Sentences A padded sentence has more ...
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Eliminate Empty Words and ... element, factor, field, kind, nature) can lead to wordy sentences. ... The sweater was an absolutely perfect fit.
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Basic Sentence Structure. As you know, sentences are composed of a subject and a predicate. Subject: a noun, pronoun, or noun phrase that tells what the sentence is about
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Sentences Unit Chapter One Sentences and Fragments A sentence is a group of words that expresses a complete thought. ... The empty glass is the complete subject.
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Wordy Sentences McGraw Hill Handbook Chapter 38 Wordy Sentences Wordiness—using more words than one needs to express one’s ideas—is an issue even for ...
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“To Be or Not to Be:” the Arabic ‘to be’ Verb in Equational Sentences By Josh Fowler Introduction Semantically Empty Zero Copula Methodology (Preliminary ...
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Writing an analytical essay Author: batesjennifer Last modified by: Angelia Logan Created Date: ... Empty sentences have no other purpose than to take up space.
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What are Sentences? By: Mrs. McNutt and Mrs. Brown September 2007 What is a sentence?? A grammatically self-contained group of words that expresses a statement, a ...
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... give relevant examples Understand all your words Stay away from empty sentences and words Avoid too many adjectives First Sentences “I have spent the past ...
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Writing Strong Sentences Revising Objectives: ... Eliminating Wordiness Empty Expressions: 2. Combining Sentences Combine short, choppy sentences into longer ones 3.
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Loose and Periodic Sentences AP Language and Composition The many short sentences in the above passage vividly describe the man’s rapid movements and make the ...
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One of the boxes was completely empty. 4. ... Add Helping verbs to the following sentences. 1. ... Create a sentence with a intransitive action verb.
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Language Disorders Medical and ... “bread”-“cake” Syntactical but empty sentences Cannot repeat words or sentences Unable to understand what they read or hear ...
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The Empty Pot ... didn’t won’t you’re bloom choose news grew Bigger happiest higher slowest Word Knowledge Sentences She wrapped the food in foil.
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Improving Sentence Concision and Coherence ... the paramedic method is a set of clear steps for analyzing and revising wordy sentences. ... Avoid empty sentence ...
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Guide to Good Sentences Part I ... was empty. Put Subject & Predicate Closer Together John, to ... slow disintegration sets the stage for the rest of the lyrics.
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Development & Organization: Empty Phrases. One of the easiest strategies to improve clarity while writing concisely is to replace “empty” phrases with single words.
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Finally! A subject, a verb, and a complete thought! Recognize fused sentences and comma splices. ... While the family stared at their empty plates. dinner; ...
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PSY 369: Psycholinguistics ... Cannot repeat words or sentences Unable to understand what they read or hear ... prosody Syntactical but empty sentences ...
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What is a run-on sentence? A run on is two or more complete sentences written as one singular sentence. A run-on has too much information for a single sentence.
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Capitalization of name of a holiday Elimination of empty sentence Thomas eagerly ... Use of correlative conjunctions to combine sentences Thomas’s words ...
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University of Rochester ... compact power of expression Use active voice to simplify sentences Avoid abstractions and long-winded sentences Avoid empty phrases ...
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Cracking Open Sentences Some sentences are boring and tired. It was a nice day. I had fun. Snow is nice. It was pretty. Let’s Crack one Open!
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Two Sentences “This is not the right way ... counter coun-ter empty-handed empty-handed engage en-gage snowfall snow-fall tent tent regroup re-group ...
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Chapter 5 Preparing to Write Business ... main sentence followed by supporting sentences ... Purge empty words. Purge empty words. Dump trite "business ...
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Empty sentences have no other purpose than to take up space. Toni Morrison is a good author. She writes about former slaves and women of color. Slavery was shameful.
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What is a paragraph? - a group of sentences - the first word of each paragraph is indented. How are these sentences related? All sentences are about the
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* * * * * * * * Fragments and Comma Splice Sentences How do I know if I have too little in a sentence ... While the family stared at their empty plates. dinner; ...
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ESSAY BASICS VII. CONCLUSION: VII. CONCLUSION: PURPOSE: To bring the essay full circle. To stress the importance or relevance of your thesis and findings -- to ...
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We have spent many frames on reducing sentences to subordinate word groups—to clauses and ... The reduction eliminates ____ words. ... because I thought it was empty.
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Big Question: What is unique ... Compound Sentences. Reba Jo made a promise, but she tried to break it. This is a . compound sentence. ... empty. city. rookie. hockey ...
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Long sentences work well for incorporating a lot of information, ... They were very disappointed when they left Anchorage empty-handed. Revision.
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Check for topic sentences. ... Eliminate empty words and repetition Make the character the subject of the sentence. Replace “to be” with an active verb.
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Title: Biological rhythms, sleep and dreaming Author: Jaime A. Pineda, Ph.D. Last modified by: Jaime A. Pineda Created Date: 3/17/2001 8:40:20 PM Document ...
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Learning Grammar Rules Many slides ... Extra” information Phrase annotations like “TMP” “empty” constituents for ... model on k training sentences Learn P(w ...
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Language and Brain By Soner TARI ... “bread”-“cake” Syntactical but empty sentences Cannot repeat words or sentences Unable to understand what they read or ...
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Sadly, they left empty-handed. ... Linking Clauses and Types of Sentences National RtI Writing Demonstration Project Example: Kai bought a new surfboard.
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First-impression questions: Style. Why is the first paragraph one sentence? In that paragraph, why does Berne call the empty space “the disaster?”
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Example Battery-OK Bulbs-OK Headlights-Work Battery-OK Starter-OK Empty-Gas-Tank Engine-Starts ... Eliminate sentences that ...
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SAT 6: IMPROVING SENTENCES AND PARAGRAPHS IMPROVING SENTENCES AND PARAGRAPHS Recognize and write clear, effective, accurate sentences How do parts of a sentence work ...
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Some questions (doubts) about STS (mostly from the perspective of distributional semantics) Alessandro Lenci University of Pisa What is semantic similarity?
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