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Understanding a passage in relation with 'Clauses' and 'Phrases'

Below is the screenshot of a passage from 'Oxford Guide to English Grammar by John Eastwood'. The passage says A clause has a subject and a verb. Subject and Verb are the elements of a sentence or a ...
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Problem listening to foreign accents [closed]

From the beginning I had some problems listening to foreign accents. Like when someone from my native country (India) speaks English I understand it at once, but if someone from a foreign country ...
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Having problem understanding a sentence

Our university, in expelling a student who verbally harassed his roommate, has erred by penalizing the student for doing what he surely has a right to do: speak his mind. Q1) Are the word "student"s ...
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Why is this an unstated assumption for rural spaces? - Test 3, Q27, by Mark Shepherd [duplicate]

Passage: Mastering the National Admissions Test for Law by Mark Shepherd, page 146. = Page 2, only first two paragraphs under the heading 'Spaces of Consumption' Don't read the entire PDF. Sorry, this ...
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Why are these NOT unstated assumptions for rural spaces? - Test 3, Q27, by Mark Shepherd [closed]

Passage: Mastering the National Admissions Test for Law by Mark Shepherd, page 146. = Page 2, only first two paragraphs under the heading 'Spaces of Consumption' Don't read the entire PDF. Sorry, this ...