Independent and Dependent Clauses // Purdue Writing Lab
A dependent marker word is a word added to the beginning of an independent clause that makes it into a dependent clause. When Jim studied in the Sweet Shop for his chemistry quiz, it was very noisy. Some common dependent markers are: after , although , as , as if , because , before , even if , even though , if , in order to , since , though , unless , until , whatever , when , whenever , whether , and while .
DA: 58 PA: 41 MOZ Rank: 58