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					DEPENDENT /
SUBORDINATE
 CLAUSE(S)
     DEPENDANT CLAUSES
Relative pronouns
Who                 Subordinate conjunctions
                    • After, since, before, as
Whom                  soon as, until, when while,
Which                 whenever, where,
Whose                 wherever, because, than,
                      although, if, though,
That                  provided that, unless, in
                      order that, so that, as, as
                      much as, as long as, as if,
                      even though, even if
     DEPENDANT CLAUSES
Relative pronouns
Who                 Subordinate conjunctions
                    • After, since, before, as
Whom                  soon as, until, when while,
Which                 whenever, where,
Whose                 wherever, because, than,
                      although, if, though,
That                  provided that, unless, in
                      order that, so that, as, as
                      much as, as long as, as if,
                      even though, even if
       DEPENDANT CLAUSES
            (RULE #3)
   If a sentence starts with one of these words than a
 Dependent or Subordinate Clause is starting a sentence
         and a comma will follow that introductory
             Dependent/Subordinate Clause.
Relative pronouns           Subordinate conjunctions
Who                         • After, since, before, as
Whom                          soon as, until, when while,
                              whenever, where,
Which                         wherever, because, than,
Whose                         although, if, though,
That                          provided that, unless, in
                              order that, so that, as, as
                              much as, as long as, as if,
                              even though, even if
     Parallel constructions with
      coordinating conjunctions
   DEPENDENT/INDEPENDENT
       CLAUSES IN A SERIES
   7.) The lifeguard knew that the
   waves were high and they were
              dangerous
The lifeguard knew     The lifeguard knew
• that the waves       • the waves were
  were high              high,
• and that they were   • and the waves
  dangerous              were dangerous

				
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