Avoiding Fragments

This tutorial will help you accomplish the following learning objectives:
  • Recognize sentence fragments; differentiate a fragment from a complete sentence
  • Understand some common causes of sentence fragments
  • Know how to correct sentence fragments
  • Check and apply your skills.
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