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complex sentence Syllabification: com·plex sen·tence

Definition of complex sentence in English:


A sentence containing a subordinate clause or clauses.
Example sentences
  • Most Syriac nominal sentences are not simple sentences; rather, they are complex sentences involving extrapositions.
  • A complex sentence is a sentence which is made up of one or more simple sentences and one or more connectives.
  • A complex sentence consists of an independent clause and a subordinate clause.
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