Independent clauses are linked together by a coordinating
The Capitan of the Titanic went down with
the ship, but the President of the White Star Line saved his own life by
taking a seat on a lifeboat.
Independent and dependent clauses
are bound together. The dependent clause cannot be separated from
the independent clause.
While Rose never wore the necklace her fiancÚ
had given her, she kept it with her until her death as a memory of Jack.
Rose, who never wore the necklace, loved