Antecedent in a Sentence  ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Antecedent

something that came before something else and may have influenced or caused it

Examples of Antecedent in a sentence

Can you identify the antecedent that led to Janeโ€™s emotional breakdown?  ๐Ÿ”Š

The legal antecedent for this case can easily be found in the law library.  ๐Ÿ”Š

In a certain way, my mother is my antecedent because without her I never would have been born.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The sentence you wrote is a bit confusing because the pronoun does not have an antecedent describing the person to whom you are referring.  ๐Ÿ”Š

When the screenwriter wrote the second movie of the trilogy, he did not carry over the plot from the filmโ€™s antecedent.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Many authors refer to a novelโ€™s antecedent as the pre-sequel to the original work.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Because Jamie is a peaceful man, there must have been some kind of antecedent which caused him to attack the stranger in the park.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The act of working towards a goal is the necessary antecedent, which comes before completing that particular achievement.  ๐Ÿ”Š

What antecedent caused the two nations to be at war?  ๐Ÿ”Š

The desktop computer is the antecedent of the portable computer or laptop.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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