Sentence Structure: Phrases/clauses

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Identify each group of underlined words as a prepositional phrase, a dependent/subordinate clause or an independent clause.

  
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1.  3.  The man whose neck was broken has recovered completely.
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B.
C.
2.  1.  The librarian took from her desk a new edition of one of the classics.
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B.
C.
3.  8.  The report that the island is under water is misleading.
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B.
C.
4.  10.  Our work on the planning committee includes all kinds of new ideas and concepts.
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B.
C.
5.  6.  Many books of mysteries and detective stories are found in our library.
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B.
C.
6.  9.  The city council objected when the mayor changed his mind.
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B.
C.
7.  5.  If the manager is unable to help, try the assistant manager.
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B.
C.
8.  2.  It is unfortunate that Mr. Jones will not return.
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B.
C.
9.  7. Because my wife entered the pie contest, I was unable to be a judge.
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B.
C.
10.  4.  Gayle is the one for whom you are looking.
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B.
C.
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