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  1. complex sentence(noun)

    a sentence composed of at least one main clause and one subordinate clause

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  1. complex sentence(Noun)

    a sentence that contains an independent clause as well as one or more dependent clauses, joined by a sub-ordinating conjunction such as 'however'.

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  1. Complex sentence

    In grammar, a complex sentence is a sentence with one independent clause and at least one dependent clause. A complex sentence is often used to make clear which ideas are most important, and which ideas are subordinate.


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  • phrase complexeFrench
  • 複文Japanese
  • 복문Korean
  • сло́жное предложе́ние, сложноподчинённое предложе́ниеRussian

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