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Simple Sentence, Complex Sentence, Compound Sentence

Types of Sentences There are four different types of sentences: simple, compound, complex, and compound-complex. Simple Sentences A simple sentence has one main clause. That means it has one subject and one verb. In addition, a simple sentence can have...

How To Combine Two Or More Simple Sentences Into A Compound Sentence

A compound sentence contains two or more independent clauses connected by a coordinating conjunction. There are mainly four types of coordinating conjunctions: cumulative, adversative, alternative and illative. Cumulative conjunction The cumulative conjunction merely adds one statement with the other or one coordinate...

Compound Sentences

Read the following sentence: John went to the station and boarded the train. This sentence has two parts: John went to the station and John boarded the train. These two parts are joined by the coordinating conjunction and. Each...