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Sentence fragments

Although in olden times sentence fragments were a big ‘no no’ in formal writing, some people nowadays think that limited and appropriate use of them is OK. Personally, I don’t think so, but here are some examples of where a lot of people would consider using them to be OK:

Tyrannosaurus Rex has long been considered a vicious predatory dinosaur by experts. Not any more. Experts now believe ...

I would consider this sort of writing acceptable in a newspaper or journal article, but not in a formal essay. However, as always, the person marking your work decides whether it’s acceptable or not, so find out what they prefer.