Sentence 6

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Mrs. Britton was grading papers at her desk, her students were slaving over their in-class compositions, sighing heavily and flipping through their dictionaries for the correct spellings of words.
  1. ... desk her ...
  2. ... desk while her ...
  3. ... desk, moreover, her ...
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