Sentence Consists

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Sentence (linguistics) - Classification - By Structure
... One traditional scheme for classifying English sentences is by the number and types of finite clauses A simple sentence consists of a single independent clause with no dependent ... A compound sentence consists of multiple independent clauses with no dependent clauses ... A complex sentence consists of at least one independent clause and one dependent clause ...

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    The first half of it consists of the capacity to enjoy without the chance; the last half consists of the chance without the capacity.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)

    Judge Ginsburg’s selection should be a model—chosen on merit and not ideology, despite some naysaying, with little advance publicity. Her treatment could begin to overturn a terrible precedent: that is, that the most terrifying sentence among the accomplished in America has become, “Honey—the White House is on the phone.”
    Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)