appositive

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a: Appositive ~
b: a second meaning

What: "Appositive is like a second meaning that defines what is on the first part of the sentence."

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Writer: Nicole K.
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Date: Oct 8 2013 7:52 PM



a: Appositive ~
b: a double exposure

What: "Remembering our "image" metaphor, an appositive is like a double exposure. An appositive is a NOUN that adds a second image to the PRECEDING noun. The appositive expands details in the reader's imagination."

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Writer: Not Stated
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Date: Oct 8 2013 7:55 PM


That Vs Which

a: An appositive ~
b: an interruption

What: "Which is used to introduce a non-restrictive or parenthetical clause, also known as an appositive. (Note: an appositive is like an interruption or side note in a sentence.)"

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Writer: S. Ann Comt
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Date: Oct 8 2013 7:49 PM


An Adjective As A Phrase?

a: An appositive ~
b: fancy adjective

What: "In practice an appositive is like a fancy adjective, with which you describe specific qualities of your noun, using another noun:"

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Writer: Oliver Gray
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Date: Oct 8 2013 7:49 PM



a: An appositive ~
b: simplified adjective clause

What: "In some cases, an appositive is like a simplified adjective clause (a word group beginning with who or which)."

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Writer: Richard Nordquist
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Date: Oct 8 2013 7:53 PM


Math+words=reality; Sorta

a: Appositive clause ~
b: a linking verb

What: "An appositive clause does not include the noun that it attaches to; the appositive clause is like a linking verb--or an equal sign: the idea = students can become independent learners. The connector that just connects the clause to the noun without playing any internal role in the clause."

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Writer: Pat Byrd
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Date: Oct 9 2013 1:09 PM



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