Presentation on theme: "Identifying Independent and Dependent Clauses"— Presentation transcript:
1 Identifying Independent and Dependent Clauses Grammar Bellringer #25Identifying Independent and Dependent ClausesPractice #4
2 Practice _____ Unless my friend invites me Write each clause below on your paper. Identify by putting a (DC) for dependent and an (IC) for independent. Circle any subordinate conjunctions that begin a dependent clause._____ Unless my friend invites me2._____ Leave the phone on the table3._____ Before I make the decorations4._____ Can I make some cookies5. _____ Whichever movie you prefer6._____ Although the bell rang for class
3 PracticeWrite each sentence below and complete the following.1. Label: 1 line =dependent clause 2 lines= independent clause2. Circle any subordinate conjunctions that begin a dependent clause3. Punctuate accordingly.1.Certain freedoms may be compromised whenever a country goes to war so that others can live in a democracy.2. My friends decided to leave the movies, but they forgot to bring their car keys.3. However although the candidate wasn’t elected he had a good reputation while he was in office.4. When I forgot my homework for English my teacher lowered my grade in her class.