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Content description VCELA323

English / Level 5 / Language / Expressing and developing ideas
Content description
Understand the difference between main and subordinate clauses and that a complex sentence involves at least one subordinate clause
  1. knowing that the function of complex sentences is to make connections between ideas, such as: to provide a reason (for example 'He jumped up because the bell rang.'), to state a purpose (for example 'She raced home in order to confront her brother.'), to express a condition (for example 'It will break if you push it.'), to make a concession (for example 'She went to work even though she was not feeling well.'), to link two ideas in terms of various time relations (for example 'Nero fiddled while Rome burned.')
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