Independent Clauses

How to find them, and use a Independent Clauses

How to find a Independent Clause.

*Independent Clauses always has a subject and a predicate.

*A complete sentence.

*Can stand by its self.

How to use a Independent Clause.

*Must have a subject and a predicate.

*Can be conjoined with another independent clause and a coordinating conjunction to make a compound sentence.

*Also can be conjoined with a Dependent clause and a subordinating conjunction to make a complex sentence.

QUIZ

Circle true if its independent or false if it is not.


1.He walked to the store to buy candy.

A.true

B.false


2.Is that the new iphone?

A.true

B.false


3.Did you do that?

A.true

B.false


4.He left out of the classroom.

A.true

B.false


5.When did she leave?

A.true

B.false