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    daisybbgunner is offline Newbie
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    Wink Complete Sentence?

    Is this a complete sentence?

    ""Each of the last two repre-[word hyphenated at end of the line] sented a cost savings over the previous version."

    If so, what is the subject and what is the verb? My unpaid editor says it is not. I say it is.

    Thank you.

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    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
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    Default Re: Complete Sentence?

    It rather depends on what preceded the sentence.

    "Represented" is the verb

    "Each of the last two" is the subject of the verb

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    daisybbgunner is offline Newbie
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    Red face Re: Complete Sentence?


    This is the entire paragraph. Is the last sentence a complete sentence? Thank you.


    "There were three different types of barrel lugs, as shown below. The earliest was the one-piece brass lug, followed by the two-piece steel lug, which was followed by the one-piece steel lug. Each of the last two repre- sented a cost savings over the previous version."

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    mykwyner is offline Key Member
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    Default Re: Complete Sentence?

    That sentence is just fine. Your editor is overpaid.

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