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Jul 21 2008   7:47PM GMT

Quiz: Writing for business – 0722

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

cutting_costs.jpg Which is correct?

Goldman Sachs & Co. reports that CIOs are cutting _________ ROI is the name of the game.
a. costs,
b. costs;

Answer: b

Explanation: Use a semicolon between two independent clauses when they are not connected by a conjunction.

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