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Phrase or clause

Read each group of words. Tell whether it is a phrase or clause

Anywhere by the main entrance to the mallPHRASE No verb
Since I have been been a freshman in high schoolCLAUSE "I have been" is subject and predicate
Studying hard, Rob managed to earn second honorsCLAUSE "Rob managed" is subject and predicate
Without a dollar in my pocket or anywhere to go.PHRASE No verbs, only prepositional phrases
Studying for three hours solid past midnight.PHRASE No subject
No more presents or being allowed to go out on weekendsPHRASE no subject
After I decided which way to go.CLAUSE "I decided" is subject and predicate
Santas and elves all around me in the department store.PHRASE no verbs
After being sent to the bench with four fouls in the first half of the game.PHRASE no subject, only a series of prepositional phrases
Because no one has ever said that to me before.CLAUSE "No one has said" is the subject and predicate
Under suspicion of being the one with the squirt gun.PHRASE no subject
Driven to the game by my best friend's father and mother.PHRASE no subject
During my second period class, I fell asleep for ten minutes.CLAUSE "I fell asleep" is the subject and predicate.
Until I finally figured out how to write topic sentences.CLAUSE "I figured out" is the subject and predicate
Being perky and wide awake in my first period classPHRASE No subject
In big trouble and not having any good excusePHRASE No subject
When I first walked into the room with my girl friend.CLAUSE "I first walked" is the subject and predicate.

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