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I wrote:

Pre-Assignments are set immediately after a node is matched, before visiting any child node.

The bold part actually rephrase the preceding phrase (italic part).

Is it a case of apposition?

A similar example is:

I do my homework immediately after I come home, before doing anything else.

  • Where are you getting these sentences from? – BillJ Jan 16 '17 at 16:39
  • @BillJ I wrote it for my paper. – Ahmad Jan 16 '17 at 16:40
  • I don't know what you mean by "The bold part actually rephrase the first clause", nor do I understand the meaning of the sentence, but I am sure that there is no appositive in your sentence. – BillJ Jan 16 '17 at 16:41
  • @BillJ I clarified it, it can substitute the phrase after set. – Ahmad Jan 16 '17 at 16:42
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    Immediately after I come home and before doing anything else are preposition phrases functioning as temporal adjuncts. They modify the verb phrase do my homework, by stating when you do it. – BillJ Jan 16 '17 at 17:32

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