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    Grammar

    Are both of the following sentences correct?

    The pop-up window displays, as shown below.
    The pop-up window displays as shown below.

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    Re: Grammar

    Quote Originally Posted by chanbr View Post
    Are both of the following sentences correct?

    The pop-up window displays, as shown below.
    The pop-up window displays as shown below.
    This is a question of punctuation, not of grammar. Without more context it's impossible to say whether or not they are correct.

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    Re: Grammar

    "The pop-up window displays, as shown below."

    Here the emphasis is on "displays." You are showing below that the pop up displays.

    "The pop-up window displays as shown below."

    Here the emphasis is on what the pop up window displays (what is inside the window). You are showing below what the pop up displays.

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    Re: Grammar

    Quote Originally Posted by chanbr View Post
    Are both of the following sentences correct?

    The pop-up window displays, as shown below.
    The pop-up window displays as shown below.
    Is either one of these a sentence?

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    Re: Grammar

    Thank you, everyone.

    I like SoothingDave's reply. I will change the sentence to this:

    The pop-up window appears, as shown below. (Since I am not showing what is inside the pop-up window)

    And I am 100% sure that it's a complete sentence.

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    Re: Grammar

    Quote Originally Posted by chanbr View Post
    Thank you, everyone.

    I like SoothingDave's reply. I will change the sentence to this:

    The pop-up window appears, as shown below. (Since I am not showing what is inside the pop-up window)

    And I am 100% sure that it's a complete sentence.
    Yes. It's now a sentence. Your parenthetical comment is irrelevant.

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