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    • Join Date: Oct 2006
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    style disjunct

    Are the following clauses style disjuncts. can you exaplain?
    1. I don't know what to do
    2. I'd like it done at 7 if possible
    3. It's the same thing when buying new clothes.
    thanks in advance

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    • Join Date: Aug 2007
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    Re: style disjunct

    Disjuncts are primarily used to provide some kind of comment on what is expressed in the clause, as in Fortunately, I found the ticket in time.


    In the examples you gave I believe onlynumber 2. "I'd like it done at 7 if possible" qualifies as a style disjunct.

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