Here is a PowerPoint on the use of commas for clauses. It got me an outstanding but does need tweaking slightly e.g. take the part out about phrases!

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  • Comma - RAAS Lesson.ppt
  • Commas for Extra Detail.doc

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    user avatarmairead284 months agoreport

    This is fantastic thanks for the help!

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    user avatarsamiam19747 months agoreport

    Useful for a lesson on 'drop in' clauses.
    The comma splice in example 4 needs tweaking: 'This is the main sentence, it makes sense on its own.'
    This clearly highlights the problem of commas : they are annoyingly tricky, even for adults!

    • user avatarjbdevonReply from Author7 months ago

      It would have been nice for you to message me before writing this. It is people like you that make others refuse to share resources and ideas. As for your use of the term "drop in" I do hope you are giving it its tehcinal name when you teach!

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    Fantastic, thank you so much.

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    user avatarhjtgoata year agoreport

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    user avatartayyab21a year agoreport