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What are the five different kinds of combining sentences?

Punctuation
Coordination
Subordination
Reduction
Apposition

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What is the hero of punctuation?

Semi colon

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What is a dash used for?

Informal

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What are the three punctuation marks?

Dash
Semi colon
Colon

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What is a colon used for?

Add more info
Give examples

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What follows a colon?

A clause or a dependent group of words

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What is a semi colon for?

Alone or to connect clauses

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What do semi colons use to connect sentences?

Conjunctive adverbs - however, moreover, therefore

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What is coordination?

Two or more clauses which are combined as equal partners

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What is a clause?

A sentence

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What does coordination use?

Coordinating conjunctions - and, or, but, so

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What is and used for?

Join clauses that contain additional info

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Or used for?

Choices or alternatives

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But used for?

Opposing ideas

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So used for?

Cause and effect

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What is subordination?

Makes one sentence more important than the other

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What does subordination have?

An independent clause
One or more dependent clauses

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What words does subordination use?

Who, what, that, when, although, if

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What are the three types of subordination clauses?

Noun, adverb, and adjective

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What is reduction?

Reducing one sentence to a phrase

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Four types of reduction?

Participial - describes subject
Gerund - ing and prep phrase
Infinitive - prep phrase about verb
Prepositional - prep phrase about noun

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What is apposition?

Turns one sentence into a description about noun in commas

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What kind of process is a research paper?

Cyclical

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Four steps of research paper

Research
Information
Understanding
Outlining

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Step one of a research paper?

Select and narrow a topic

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What are the parts of step one?

Select a topic
Develop a compelling question
Pre reading research
Narrow the topic

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Why is keeping track of your sources essential?

To maintain the integrity of your paper

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What is irony of situation?

A character's actions bring about unexpected results

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What is a sequel?

A story that comes after a story

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What is an allusion?

An indirect reference to literature, history, art, music

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What is the main goal of a research paper?

Starts when an individual is curious about something

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5 parts to a source card?

Number, source, title, quote, page number

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Three types of notes?

Summarize, paraphrase, directly quote