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Simple, Compound & Complex Sentences


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simple sentence
contains a subject, verb, and expresses a complete thought.
compound sentence
has two independent clauses joined by a coordinator. [The first letter of each coordinator spells FANBOYS - For, And, Nor, But, Or, Yet & So].
complex sentence
has an independent clause joined by one or more dependent clauses.
simple sentence
some students like to study in the mornings.
compound sentence
Jesse danced to a classical melody, and Cali composed a song.
complex sentence
when he handed in his homework, he forgot to give the teacher the final page.
simple sentence
every action has a consequence
compound sentence
I tried to complete my assignment, but I was continuously interrupted.
complex sentence
the teacher returned the homework after she noticed the error.