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1 Phrases, Clauses, and Sentences Trashketball Ms. DymekELA 7
2 For this Quiz, You Should Be Able To… Identify phrases and clausesIdentify independent clauses vs. dependent clausesIdentify types of sentences: Simple, Compound, ComplexCombine sentences correctly into simple, compound, complex sentence
3 Trashketball RulesEach team will get a chance to be the first ones to answer the question first. Teams will get 15 seconds to write their answers.Each team will write down their own answer in case the other team is wrong.If the team gets it correct, they receive a point.If the team gets it incorrect, the question is open for all other teams. In this case, each team that gets it correct will receive a point.Be sure to stay quiet so other teams do not steal your answers. Directions will be given to 1) cap your markers and 2) hold up your boardsAt the end of each round, there will be a shooter that will shoot from either the 1, 2, or 3 point line. These are considered extra points and do not count against you if you miss.Everyone from each team must shoot before people shoot again.
4 How To Lose Points…Heckling, name calling, or other intentional distractions while someone is shooting will not be tolerated.Any of these actions will result in a -1 point for your entire team...…Or more depending on my mood.
6 Identify whether the following is a phrase (P) or a clause (C). Leaving behind the dogThe dog satNo one rolled in the mudAfter he waited for his ownerSplashing in the puddlesTell the dog to sit4. Clause5. Phrase6. Clause1. Phrase2. Clause3. Clause
7 As Jimmy picked his nose Jimmy’s favorite television show Identify whether each is a phrase (P), independent clause (I), or dependent clause (D).The nose bledAs Jimmy picked his noseJimmy’s favorite television showBernard sniffedLike the worst thing everWhen it smelled1. IND.2. DEP.3. PHR.4. IND5. PHR6. DEP.
8 Ginger, my dog, loves pizza crusts. When I tripped down the stairs Identify the subject of the clause. Do not write any modifiers (adjectives) Please write clearly.Lazy students whine.Ginger, my dog, loves pizza crusts.When I tripped down the stairsWhen he chews and droolsMy soda spilled all over the place.Since Bernice couldn’t stand Bernard1. students2. Ginger3. I4. he5. soda6. Bernice