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Sometimes a reduced clause is a good thing!

Reduced clauses are dependent clauses that have been shortened by dropping grammatical elements. People who speak and write in English find using reduced clauses shortens their messages for their listeners and readers.      

Reduced clauses may be derived from adverbial or adjectival clauses.

Reduced clauses 

Examples of Reduced Clauses
The Art of Creating Reduced Clauses
Going Home to Kentucky
An Example of How Writing Can Be Changed by Using Reduced Clauses
Clause Reduction with the Kentucky Quilt

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