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Most information from Rude, Carolyn. Technical Editing, 4th ed.
The teacher wanted to have class outside.
Although the teacher wanted to have class outside, …
After, although, as, because, once, since, that, though, till, unless, when, whenever, etc.
Rock music is different than classical music
Different music types, such as rock and classical, appeal to different people.
While preparing this PowerPoint I drank coffee, music was playing on my radio, and some hefty guy joggled by my office window while I watched.
While preparing this PowerPoint I drank coffee, played music on my radio, and watched some hefty guy joggle by my office window.
Bobby ran, and he tried not to fall down.
Because he was being chased by a bear, Bobby ran quickly.
The bear had been hibernating all winter and was hungry; therefore, when Bobby walked by with his bag of Fritos, the bear gave chase.