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Explanatory Phrases and Expanding Sentences

Explanatory Phrases and Expanding Sentences

Author: Janice Davis

By the end of this lesson, students will understand how to use explanatory phrases to tell a little more information about the subject of a sentence.


By the end of this lesson, students will also review and apply the skills needed to combine shorter sentences into expanded sentences with a series of words or phrases.

Why write all short, choppy sentences when you can expand them to show off your amazing writing skills?

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Explanatory Phrases and Expanding Sentences

Listen carefully and you just might find yourself getting most of the answers to today's homework!