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Dependent/Subordinate Clauses Definition
A dependent or subordinate clause contains both a subject and a verb, begins with a subordinating conjunction, does not complete a thought, and cannot stand on its own as a complete sentence.
Examples of Dependent/Subordinate Clauses
Some examples of dependent/subordinate clauses would be the following:
- after we finished the puzzle
- although Kayla had already seen the movie
- before I forget to tell you
- unless she finishes her homework early
- whenever Greg goes to the beach