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Identifying Run-On Sentences

Author: Martina Shabram

Run-On Sentences

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Terms to Know
Comma Splice

A grammatically incorrect sentence in which a comma separates two or more independent clauses.

Run-On Sentence

A sentence that includes multiple independent clauses that are not connected correctly.