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误解：If you cook Elmer will do the dishes.
误解：While we were eating a rattlesnake approached our campsite.
在合乎逻辑的地方加上逗号(after cook and eating),立刻一切就会变明白了。就不会错误地理解成为Elmer being cooked, the rattlesnake being eaten.
Nearly everyone has heard of love at first sight, but I fell in love at first dance.
When Irwin was ready to eat, his cat jumped onto the table.
Near a small stream at the bottom of the canyon, we discovered an abandoned shelter.
In no time we were at 2,800 feet.
Knowing that he couldn't outrun a car, Kevin took to the fields.
Excited about the move, Alice and Don began packing their books.
At Dominique's one cansgroupsfillet of rattlesnake, bison burgers,or pickled eel.
My uncle willed me all of his property, houses, and warehouses.
The activities include a search for lost treasure, dubious financial dealings, much discussion of ancient heresies, and midnight orgies.
Mother has become a strong, confident, independent woman.如果它们能够用and来连接(strong and confident and independent)，就叫做并列形容词。
Three large gray shapes moved slowly toward us.
并列形容词：Robert is a warm, gentle, affectionate father.
相重(累积)形容词：Ira ordered a rich chocolate layer cake.
过渡短语: for example, as a matter of fact, in other words等。
Minh did not understand our language; moreover, he was unfamiliar with our customs.
Natural foods are not always salt free; for example, celery contains more sodium than most people would imagine.
The prospective babysitter looked very promising; she was busy, however, throughout the month of January.
As a matter of fact, American football was established by fans who wanted to play a more organized game of football.
它们是: also、at least、certainly、consequently、indeed、of course、no doubt、perhaps、then和therefore.
Bill's typewriter is broken; therefore you will need to borrow Sue's.
Evolution, as far as we know, doesn't work this way.
The striped bass weighed about twelve pounds, give or take a few ounces.
His tennis game at last perfected, Chris won the cup.
Brenda was forced to rely on public transportation, her carshavingsbeenwrecked the week before.
Now that I am married, Jane talks to me as an adult, not as her little sister.
Celia, unlike Robert, had no loathing for dance contests.
Forgive us, Dr. Spock, for spanking Brian.
Yes, the Loan will probably be approved
The film was faithful to the book, wasn't it?
Well, cases like these are difficult to decide.
Naturalist Arthur Cleveland Bent remarked,“In part the peregrine declined unnoticed because it is not adorable.”
Convictions are more dangerous foes of truth than lies, wrote Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche.
On December 12, 1890, orders were sent out for the arrest of Sitting Bull.
The recycling plan goessintoseffect on April 1993.
January 1992 was an extremely cold month.
John Lennon was born in Liverpool, England, in 1940.
Please send the package to Greg Tarvin at 708 Spring street, Washington, Illinois 61571.
Sandra Barnes, M.D., performed the surgery. (M.D.医学博士)数学：后面用逗号。
1) Small portable machines which generate negative irons. (错)
They have invented small portable machines which generate negative irons. (正确)
2) They enjoy reading classic Chinese Literature. Such as the poetry by Li Bai and Du Fu. (错)
They enjoy reading classic Chinese Literature. such as the poetry by Li Bai and Du Fu. (正确)
例：An old woman lived in the house, she surprised Hansel and Gretel they were eating parts of her home. (错)
该句中有3个主语(old woman, she, they)，三个动词(lived, surprised,和were eating)，分句可以用句号，分号(而不是逗号)或使用连接词。最普通的连接词是: and, but,so和or。连接代词有who, which,和that，还有表示时间连接词: before, after, when和so on。
①An old woman lived in the house. She surprised Hansel and Gretel. Theywere eating parts of her home.
②An old woman lived in the house and she surprised Hansel and Gretel and they were eating parts of her house.
③The old woman who lived in the house surprised Hansel and Gretel whilethey were eating parts of her house.