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Identify the choice that best describes the underlined clause

Many people believe THAT STORKS SYMBOLIZE GOOD LUCK and welcome stork nests on their chimneys.

independent clause
adjective clause
adverb clause
noun clause

2 Answer

  • The answer is independent clause
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    He had left school in junior high, {ostensibly} because his mother was ill. (“Delfino II: Diez in the Desert")  - supposedly

    2. And I throbbed with a burning desire / To travel this {immensity}. (“Your World")  - vastness

    3. [T]he Last Poets {embodied} black power. (“Hip-Hop Planet")  - personified

    4. What happens to a dream {deferred}? (“Harlem II")  - postponed

    5. The Statue of Liberty has stood {for more than 100 years} in New York Harbor.  - adverb phrase

    6. Frédéric Bartholdi, {the sculptor}, came up with the concept of a “mighty woman with a torch” as he sailed into the harbor.  - appositive phrase

    7. The huge statue was shipped {in 214 separate cases}, then assembled in New York.  - adverb phrase

    8. Bowling is the top participation sport in the U.S. today, with 53 million players.  - gerund

    9. One form of bowling, found in Scotland, involves heaving a ball at the pins and flopping down faceforward.  - participial phrase

    10. To score accurately, bowlers must learn what the terms spare, strike, and split mean.  - infinitive phrase

    11. A cool, pine-scented breeze.  - phrase fragment

    12. Throughout history, birds have been considered important symbols and omens.  - independent clause

    13. In Europe, where winters are long and hard, cuckoos are considered a sign of spring.  - adjective clause

    14. Many people believe that storks symbolize good luck and welcome stork nests on their chimneys.  - noun clause

    15. Doves, which are considered symbols of peace and beauty, are related to plain old pigeons.  - adjective clause

    16. Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly?  -
    I hope that you do not oversleep, or we will be late for school.

    17. Even before telescopes were invented, humans were interested in astronomy.  - complex

    18. Galileo, the first astronomer to use a telescope, confirmed the theory that the earth and planets circle the sun. - complex

    19. Halley’s comet should return in the year 2061. - simple


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