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I like to go swimming. ______________, I enjoy horseback riding.
100
Pizza is one of my favorite foods. _____________ Dr. Pepper is one of my favorite drinks.
100
I wanted to play outside. _____________ it was raining.
100
______________ we will go to the mall.
100
The students did study their notes; _______________, they all passed.
200
Tornadoes occur most often in the Plains States. ____________ they occur in the spring and the summer.
By comparison or moreover
200
I liked fishing that day; _____________ I enjoyed the fire, too!
likewise or as a result
200
He knows he should clean his room. __________, he never does it.
consequently or however
200
My dad gathered firewood. ______________ we started cooking dinner.
another or meanwhile
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Mom forgot to buy milk. ______________, we could not eat cereal.
nevertheless or consequently
300
Tornadoes are very destructive disasters. _____________, they destroy homes and even kill people.
for example or in contrast
300
Do simple sentences have conjunctions?
No.
300
True or False? This is a compound sentence: Soccer is played everywhere; I played soccer in England.
True
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What is the dependent clause in the sentence? While we are learning to jump rope, they are learning to juggle.
While we are learning to jump rope
300
What is a compound sentence?
Has two or more independent clauses joined together with a conjunction , and , but , or ;
400
We can go to the movies at 9 unless the car won't start.
unless
400
True or False? and, but, or, ; all can be found in a simple sentence.
False
400
Fill in the blank: Jason Aldean sang a song last night on tv ______ I didn't get to watch it. Hint: there are 2 parts to the answer
, but
400
Both an independent clause and a dependent clause contain two things. What are they?
a subject and a predicate
400
What is a complex sentence?
Has one independent clause and one or more dependent clauses that are joined together with a subordinating conjunction.
500
Combine two sentences using the following transition.
Moreover
500
Combine two sentences using the following transition.
Similarly
500
Combine two sentences using the following transition.
Conversely
500
Combine two sentences using the following transition.
Meanwhile
500
Combine two sentences using the following transition.
Therefore
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