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    #1

    grammar

    I heard from one of my teachers that the below sentence is correct as a phrase but it's wrong as a clause.
    The class big is upstairs.
    How that can be possible?

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    Re: grammar

    There are many phrases that are not clauses. In this case, the words are not correct as either. "The big class is upstairs." That could work as a sentence, but I am not sure what it means.

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    Re: grammar

    Marmoolak, please note that a better title would have been The class big is upstairs.

    Extract from the Posting Guidelines:

    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'

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