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Title: COMPOUND SENTENCES


1
COMPOUND SENTENCES
  • A Review

2
A simple sentence has __ independent clause(s).
  • ONE

3
A compound sentence has __ independent clauses.
  • TWO

4
The part that names the person, place, thing,
quality, or idea that the sentence is about is
called the____
  • NOUN

5
The part that shows the action or state of being
is called the ____
  • VERB

6
Helen helped, but Mary refused.
  • Mary refused
  • Helen helped

7
Lee teaches math, and his wife teaches history.
S
V
  • Lee teaches math
  • his wife teaches history

8
I like Bill, ___sometimes he is too loud.
  • but (yet)

9
The cat and the dog raced around the yard, ___
they hated each other.
  • for

10
The food got cold, __ they heated it up.
  • so

11
Mrs. Planter went to the butcher shop,___she
bought a sirloin steak
  • and

12
The milk was not on the counter,__ was it on the
table.
  • nor

13
Put that back,__I will call the cops.
  • or

(You)
Understood Subject
14
She seems like a nice person,___she has no
friends.
  • but (yet)

15
The clerk rang up the sale and his helper packed
the groceries.
V
S
  • The clerk rang up the sale, and his helper packed
    the groceries.

S
V
16
The children played tag but they did not include
Steven.
S
V
  • The children played tag, but they did not include
    Steven.

S
V
V
17
By mistake, the ice man turned down the freezer
so all the ice melted.
V
S
  • By mistake, the ice man turned down the freezer,
    so all the ice melted.

S
V
18
I invited Kathy for she is my best friend.
S
V
S
V
  • I invited Kathy, for she is my best friend.

19
  • Independent clauses may also be joined by a
    semicolon () when there is no coordinating
    conjunction.

20
Dr. Lee teaches math his wife teaches history.
  • Dr. Lee teaches math his wife teaches history.

21
The salmon swam upstream they were headed for
home.
V
S
S
  • The salmon swam upstream they were headed for
    home.

V
22
Potatoes and beans were served the taste was
terrible.
V
S
S
  • Potatoes and beans were served the taste was
    terrible.

V
S
23
The snow finally is melting it has been on the
ground for two weeks.
V
S
S
  • The snow finally is melting it has been on
    the ground for two weeks.

V
24
The water rose and then receded.
  • No change! Compound Verb.
  • The water rose and then receded.

25
The bird rose rapidly and headed west.
  • No change! Compound Verb.
  • The bird rose rapidly and headed west.

26
The tree fell and the lumberjack stripped the
branches from its trunk.

The tree fell, and the lumberjack stripped the
branches from its trunk.
27
Her dress was green and her gloves were white.

Her dress was green, and her gloves were white.
28
She wore a green dress and white gloves.
  • No comma! One subject.
  • She wore a green dress and white gloves.

29
The Angels got creamed by the Devils for the
Devils are a better team.
  • The Angels got creamed by the Devils, for the
    Devils are a better team.

30
The Angels played the Devils and lost.
  • No comma! Compound verb.
  • The Angels played the Devils and lost.
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