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Which of the following historical developments of the antebellum period had the LEAST to do with the social fears of the antebellum working class? a. Debates in the 1800s over the powers of the federal government b. Mechanical innovations in production and agriculture c. The increasing numbers of Americans that no longer relied upon semisubsistence agriculture d. The large numbers of immigrants moving to northern cities
Conrad and Joyce both use adverb clauses subordinate clauses that modify a verb, an adjective, or an adverb.
Adverb Clause: ... the repeated call of some bird... skipped along over the smooth water and lost itself, before it could reach the other shore,... (modifies lost by telling when)
Practice In your notebook, identify the adverb clause in given sentence and the word(s) it modifies.
"Before the sampan passed out of the lagoon into the creek, he lifted his eyes".