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topic: COMMA SPLICES: Complete sentence or comma splice? 3 | level: Advanced



Choose whether each of the following sentences (or groups of sentences) is COMPLETE or whether there is a COMMA SPLICE:

1. I don't like her, she's not honest.
  COMMA SPLICE
  COMPLETE

2. He told her his name, but she didn't remember it.
  COMMA SPLICE
  COMPLETE

3. I know that he's French, he told me himself.
  COMMA SPLICE
  COMPLETE

4. I can't swim, therefore, I won't go in the water.
  COMPLETE
  COMMA SPLICE

5. He called the agency three times, so you can't say he didn't try hard enough.
  COMPLETE
  COMMA SPLICE

6. If you don't know how to cook, ask your mother to help you.
  COMMA SPLICE
  COMPLETE

7. He wasn't even sorry for what he did, I was really surprised.
  COMPLETE
  COMMA SPLICE

8. I don't have enough money to travel. Therefore, I'm not going anywhere this summer.
  COMMA SPLICE
  COMPLETE

9. Come to my party, a lot of people are going to be there.
  COMMA SPLICE
  COMPLETE

10. The car is very fuel efficient; It gets 70 miles to the gallon.
  COMMA SPLICE
  COMPLETE


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