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Analyzing the Grammar of Prompts

posted: 10.9.06 by Barclay Barrios

While giving a new writing prompt, have the students analyze its sentence structure using the handbook. Are there clues to approaching the prompt in this structure? What sentences seem to be emphasized based simply on the use of verbs or nouns or clauses?

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