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Discipline: English

Question topic: Types of Phrases

Source: Originais Teachy

Level of difficulty: Medium

(Originais Teachy 2023) - Question Medium of English

Consider the following excerpt taken from 'To Kill a Mockingbird' by Harper Lee: 'You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view...until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.' From the perspective of English language structure and usage, identify and analyze the types of phrases used in this excerpt. What function do these phrases serve in the overall context of the sentence?
a.
The types of phrases used in this excerpt are independent clauses and dependent clauses, specifically adverbial clauses. These phrases serve to convey a profound message about empathy and understanding, with the independent clause presenting the main idea and the dependent clauses providing conditions and figurative language to elaborate on this idea.
b.
The types of phrases used in this excerpt are independent clauses and dependent clauses, specifically noun clauses. These phrases serve to convey a profound message about empathy and understanding, with the independent clause presenting the main idea and the dependent clauses providing conditions and figurative language to elaborate on this idea.
c.
The types of phrases used in this excerpt are independent clauses and dependent clauses, specifically relative clauses. These phrases serve to convey a profound message about empathy and understanding, with the independent clause presenting the main idea and the dependent clauses providing conditions and figurative language to elaborate on this idea.
d.
The types of phrases used in this excerpt are independent clauses and dependent clauses, specifically adjective clauses. These phrases serve to convey a profound message about empathy and understanding, with the independent clause presenting the main idea and the dependent clauses providing conditions and figurative language to elaborate on this idea.
e.
The types of phrases used in this excerpt are independent clauses and dependent clauses, specifically conditional clauses. These phrases serve to convey a profound message about empathy and understanding, with the independent clause presenting the main idea and the dependent clauses providing conditions and figurative language to elaborate on this idea.

Answer:

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