Questions tagged with non-restrictive

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Would this be non-restrictive? (Part two)
This is somewhat going to be a part two of my last question. The sentence was, "I'm currently at this ...
non-restrictive restrictive 0 votes, edited Oct 27 by Brian
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Should the phrase "that's all" have a comma before it? Is it non-restrictive?
In the sentence, "Today, I watched some TV and studied for my exam[,] that's all," would "that's all" need a ...
comma non-restrictive 0 votes, edited Oct 22 by Brian
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Is this a non-restrictive clause?
Is "now that it's old" a non-restrictive clause in the sentence, "Do you still use that car[,] now that it's ...
comma non-restrictive restrictive 0 votes, asked Oct 19 by Brian
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Is the phrase, "with my friends," a non-restrictive clause in this sentence?
Is the phrase, "with my friends," a non-restrictive clause in the sentence, "I was playing basketball, with my friends"?
non-restrictive 0 votes, edited Oct 16 by Brian
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Is "looking for water" a non-restrictive clause in this sentence
Is "looking for water" a non-restrictive clause in the sentence, "I'm in the desert, looking for water"? Should a comma ...
comma non-restrictive 0 votes, asked Oct 15 by Brian
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Can non-restrictive clauses be independent?
Here is what I mean: "The film isn't awful, there is no need to close the curtain on the franchise ...
non-restrictive independent punctuation 0 votes, edited Nov 06 '15 by Joseph
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some of them vs some of which
Owing to acid rain, historic buildings are crumbling into decay,_________.①and some of them world treasures many centuries old②some of them ...
appositive non-restrictive 0 votes, asked Sep 24 '15 by Константин Гундев
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Does this sentence require commas?
Can you tell me if this sentence needs commas. We have an disagreement going on and need to get it ...
commas restrictive non-restrictive +1 vote, asked Jul 31 '13 by Sharon
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Appositive or not?
Is Tom a restrictive appositive in the sentence below? I know it would be a nonrestrictive appositive if it were ...
appositive restrictive non-restrictive +1 vote, asked Feb 19 '13 by Jan Grant

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