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Peering around the other students in line, Sylvia tried to see the lunch choices. The cafeteria selections were disappointing. For example, greasy fried chicken, soupy sweet-n-sour pork, and a gray mystery meat floating in translucent, lumpy gravy.

The third part is an afterthought fragment. It has neither a subject nor a verb, so there is no main clause, the essential element in all sentences.

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