Thursday, March 17, 2016

*COMPLETE THE SENTENCE*

Follow the instructions below to create three different sentences from the following clause:*

… I'm excited about the future …

Sentence 1. Add a phrase      
Sentence 2. Add a dependent clause
Sentence 3. Add an independent clause


*Add your words to the beginning or end of the clause (but not both) and do not use a semi-colon to join your independent clause.

3 comments:

Logan Sonnenberg said...

I'm excited about the future, not the present.
I'm excited about the future, except it can be scary.
This has been such a hard year, but I'm excited about the future.

Taylor C said...

I am excited for the future, as life can only be lived forward.
I am excited for the future as your new wife.
I am excited for the future, we have lots of plans to look forward too.

ENG 155 Taylor J

Michael said...

Good try, Logan, but your second sentence seems to add an independent clause.
Taylor, your first sentence adds a dependent clause, your second sentence adds a phrase, and your third sentence uses a comma splice.